U.S. government forecasters calculated that for most of the Earth, last month was one of the hottest Marchs on record—except in the United States.
For those who shivered through January, this may be hard to believe: Nationwide, the average temperature for the first month of the year was about normal because a warm West offset a cool East
Satellite observations of global sea-surface temperature show that a 30-year upward trend has slowed down within the last 15 years. Climate scientists say this is not the end of global warming, but the result of a rearrangement ...
Increasing carbon dioxide in the world's oceans could hamper fishes' eyesight, slowing their reaction times and leaving them vulnerable to predators or unable to hunt, new research has shown.
The tropical carbon cycle has become twice as sensitive to temperature variations over the past 50 years, new research has revealed.
NASA scientists say 2013 tied with 2009 and 2006 for the seventh warmest year since 1880, continuing a long-term trend of rising global temperatures. With the exception of 1998, the 10 warmest years in the 134-year record ...
Last year tied for the fourth hottest year on record around the globe.
The intensity of tropical cyclones hitting East Asia has significantly increased over the past 30 years, according to a new study published today.
Last year was a wet, warm one for much of the United States.
(Phys.org) —Scientists have struggled to pinpoint the factors that control hurricane activity across years in the Northeast tropical Pacific. Previous studies focused mainly on the temperature at the water's surface as ...