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May 22, 2015 07:46 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Climate change has brought us megafires, but the growing El Niño condition can help us predict where they are most likely to ignite this year.
May 19, 2015 10:06 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Millions of tiny spiders recently fell from the sky in Australia, alarming residents whose properties were suddenly covered with not only the creepy critters, but also mounds of their silky threads.
May 15, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The newly-discovered explanation for some spikes in ground-level ozone levels could enable forecasters to warn people months in advance. Continue reading →
May 13, 2015 08:06 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
By tracking the phases of six exoplanets, astronomers have tracked their daily weather cycles for the first time.
May 8, 2015 04:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Plains are getting pounded by tornadoes but they're not the only threat from the sky. How does baseball-sized hail form? Continue reading →
May 7, 2015 07:51 AM ET // AFP
At least 29 tornado sightings had been reported across the states of Kansas, Nebraska, Texas and Oklahoma, where multiple homes were destroyed.
May 6, 2015 11:20 AM ET // AFP
A $15 million wind and wave machine is six times larger than any hurricane simulator ever built.
May 5, 2015 06:40 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
In the case of major hurricanes-- a Category 3 or greater -- the United States has been in a dry spell for nine years.
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