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NASA's next Earth-observing satellite is scheduled to launch Saturday (Jan. 31), and it could vastly improve the way scientists monitor droughts around the world.
Thunderstorms allow ozone, a potent greenhouse gas, to trickle down from the stratosphere, new research finds. And severe storms are likely to increase as the planet warms.
Why the nor'easter forecast was off for New York and what we can learn from that for the future.
A powerful nor'easter brought several feet of snow and blizzard conditions to parts of the Northeast this week. See pics of the storm from social media.
While the Blizzard of '15 didn't turn out to be quite the snowpocalyse that was forecast, it still hit parts of the Northeast pretty hard. What makes a winter storm like this so intense? Continue reading →
Winter Storm Juno is expected to dump up to three feet of snow in parts of the northeast.
As the climate changes, extreme snowfalls may become a bigger proportion of all snowstorms.
Nor'easters, or northeasters, live up to their names. They affect the northeast coast of North America from Virginia to Canada, and the storms' rotation causes the leading winds to blow from the northeast.
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