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What is climate change? The science and the solutions

The term “climate change” is bandied around a lot this days, but what actually is it, and how dangerous are its implications?<p>The term “climate …

Climate Change

Scientists Say A Fluctuating Jet Stream May Be Causing Extreme Weather Events

A new study suggests thatthe polar jet stream has been fluctuating more than normal as it passes over the parts of the Northern Hemisphere, and that's affecting weather in Europe and North America.<p>The jet stream is like a river of wind that circles the Northern Hemisphere continuously. That river …

Climate Change

Our climate is changing rapidly. It's time to talk about geoengineering.

Tinkering With the Climate<p>Planet Earth is humankind’s biggest experiment. From the moment we figured out how to use fire and alter the land through …

Rising clouds could spell disaster for the world's tropical forests

In The Clouds<p>Four years ago, Dan Metcalfe, a biology professor at Sweden’s Lund University, challenged himself to find a way to physically remove …

Sea Level

Is Arctic warming behind year’s crazy winter weather?

An atmospheric scientist who studies the Arctic explains why – because of global warming – the U.S. may be in for longer cold spells in the …

Global Warming

Drought Has Expanded Rapidly Across the Southern U.S. Since Fall and the Outlook Into Spring Is Worrisome

Climate and Weather<p>Drought Has Expanded Rapidly Across the Southern U.S. Since Fall and the Outlook Into Spring Is Worrisome<p>By Linda Lam<p>January 13 …

Weather

How Australia's extreme heat might be here to stay

<b>A section of highway connecting Sydney and Melbourne started to melt. Bats fell dead from the trees, struck down by the heat.</b><p>On the northern Great Barrier Reef, 99% of baby green sea turtles, a species whose sex is determined by temperature, were found to be female.<p>In outer suburban Sydney, the …

Climate Change