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Jul 15, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
The cold front sweeping across the United States is not technically a polar vortex, but it will bring significantly lower temperatures.
Jul 11, 2014 05:15 PM ET // AFP
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a local tsunami of up to one metre (3.3 feet) could impact the Pacific coastline after the quake.
Jul 8, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi-NPP satellite catches a glimpse of a storm churning with 150-mile-per-hour winds.
Jun 24, 2014 11:49 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Contrails trap solar energy and contribute to climate change. But that effect could be lessened by rerouting the planes, scientists say. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2014 07:12 AM ET
It turns out gender makes a difference when people contemplate a monster storm and whether or not it will eat their town. What's going on?