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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 3, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
El Niño is back, scientists say. So get set for some freaky stuff to happen around the world this summer and fall.
Oct 24, 2011 12:42 PM ET // Tim Wall
Serious cataclysms are necessary to change the Earth's climate in a short time and humans seem to be one of them.
Jun 22, 2012 09:13 AM ET // Tim Wall
Record-breaking high temperatures becoming the norm is turning out to become a scorching reality this summer.
Feb 8, 2012 07:45 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
An unexpected temperature spike this week in a nuclear reactor at the embattled Fukushima plant, has required emergency countermeasures.
Feb 18, 2011 12:16 PM ET // Tim Wall
Three generations of Russian scientists have been keeping track of the world's largest and deepest lake and they're finding some surprising climate change connections.
Mar 30, 2011 04:19 PM ET // John D. Cox
Atmospheric waves generated from ocean heat may provide a new explanation for why western cities are usually warmer than eastern cities despite similar latitudes.