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Apr 14, 2014 04:05 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The brutal weather in the U.S. Midwest this winter has, in part, coal-burning power plants in China, a new study finds.
Feb 27, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The mysterious flashes of lightning that sometimes precede or accompany a temblor, called earthquake lights, could be caused by the shifting of grains in the ground surrounding faults.
Feb 21, 2014 06:31 PM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
It might seem strange to have tornadoes in winter, but it's actually quite normal, experts say.
Feb 13, 2014 03:18 AM ET // AFP & Paul Heltzel
A severe winter storm threatens heavy snow and freezing rain from Texas to New England.
Feb 13, 2014 03:15 AM ET // Discovery News
As a dangerous winter storm moves out of the South and up the East Coast, follow the damage left in its wake.
Feb 12, 2014 06:11 PM ET // Tim Wall
The temperature of the air and land determine whether precipitation falls as snow, rain, sleet or freezing rain. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2014 12:31 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Britain is reeling from record rain and floods. A government agency examines the climate connection. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2014 01:20 PM ET // Tim Wall
The U.S. winter of 2014 seems like the setting for HBO's "Game of Thrones" -- half of the realm freezes, while the other half parches. Continue reading →
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