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Aug 11, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Kylie Andrews, ABC Science
The logs of old ships could help scientists predict future weather patterns.
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.
Aug 4, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If California's drought continues beyond year three, experts say that the thirsty state could be in danger of a slow-motion water apocalypse.
Jul 23, 2014 04:16 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
About a million acres of the Pacific Northwest are burning right now. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that May 2014 had the highest combined global average temperature (both land and ocean) ever recorded for that month at 59.93 degrees F. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2014 08:56 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Drought-stricken farmers and others are turning to the mystical practice of water dowsing, and many are convinced it works. Here's why. Continue reading →
Jul 7, 2014 02:50 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Sand and grit from the Sahara are suspended thousands of feet up in the air and are then carried by the wind. Continue reading →
Jul 1, 2014 11:06 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A visualization by NOAA drives home the amount of damage that humans are doing to the world's oceans. Continue reading →
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