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May 4, 2016 01:40 AM ET // AFP
The 100,000 residents of the Canadian city of Fort McMurray were ordered to leave town late Tuesday as a monster wildfire swept through the oil sands region, in Alberta province's largest ever evacuation.
May 2, 2016 07:00 AM ET // AFP
Chile's Atacama Desert is one of the driest places on the planet -- can fog harvesting supply the water (and, indeed, beer) needs for the most arid of communities?
Apr 25, 2016 02:31 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Adding microbes to clouds may provide a way of manipulating the weather. Continue reading →
Apr 20, 2016 01:40 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Can we really predict the weather three months out?
Apr 19, 2016 02:15 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
There have been roughly 35,000 major catastrophes since 1900 to 2015, with storms and flooding causing the most damage by far. Continue reading →
Apr 13, 2016 12:15 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Forecasting twister outbreaks months in advance could save lives, researchers said.
Apr 11, 2016 05:56 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The National Weather Service said today it will no longer deliver the forecast in ALL CAPS. Continue reading →
Apr 5, 2016 04:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Ever wonder why they’re more frequent in spring? And how fast they actually blow? We have the answers.
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