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Feb 25, 2015 12:23 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Flooding and high tides along the East Coast in 2009 and 2010 were triggered by a major change in wind patterns and offshore currents. Continue reading →
Jan 26, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The Atlantic Cod could displace valuable Alaskan fish as the natural barrier of the Arctic Ocean warms with climate change.
Dec 11, 2014 08:50 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The world's oceans may contain about 10 times more plastic than the most recent studies suggest.
Dec 1, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The mellow 2014 Atlantic hurricane season ends Sunday (Nov. 30), marking another summer without major hurricanes hitting the Eastern United States.
Aug 22, 2014 09:25 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A new study suggests a natural climate cycle in the North Atlantic Ocean gobbled Earth's extra heat.
Aug 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The Atlantic is likely to see fewer-than-average named storms and hurricanes -- and possibly no major hurricanes this year.
Aug 3, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The rapid warming of the Atlantic Ocean is producing intense Pacific trade winds -- and a temporary hiatus in warming surface temperatures.
Jun 2, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
While forecasters may be predicting a quiet hurricane season this year, there are still ample reasons to keep up our guard.
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