Sharon Coleman

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RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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Weather Disasters Have Cost the Globe $2.4 Trillion

By Brian Kahn<p><i>Published:</i> July 16th, 2014<p>Weather- and climate-related disasters have caused $2.4 trillion in economic losses and nearly 2 million …

Polar Vortex or Not, Cooler Temps Invade Eastern U.S.

By Andrea Thompson<p><i>Published:</i> July 15th, 2014<p>Mid-July is typically when places from Colorado to Minnesota to New Jersey see their warmest temperatures …

Military Bases Face Hurdles in Climate Change Adaptation

By Brian Kahn<p><i>Published:</i> July 14th, 2014<p>The Department of Defense has 7,600 military installations across all 50 states and 40 foreign countries. They …

Climate Change

5 Graphics That Show U.S. Climate Change Costs

By Brian Kahn<p><i>Published:</i> June 26th, 2014<p>Tuesday’s "Risky Business” report laid out the financial impacts of climate change on the U.S. economy. The …

Dust in the Wind Could Speed Greenland’s Ice Melt

By Brian Kahn<p><i>Published:</i> June 8th, 2014<p>Despite it’s name, Greenland is predominantly white, as snow and ice cover the majority of the country. New …

6 Degrees: Icy Lakes, Space Pics, CO2 & Flood Footage

Who We Are<p>An independent organization of leading scientists and journalists researching and reporting the facts about our changing climate and its …

The Unexpected Way Beer Is Helping a Calif. Town Get Through a Historic Drought

If Cloverdale, Calif., makes it through one of the worst droughts in state history, it will be in large part due to the efforts of an unlikely …

Snow Falls In Cairo For The First Time In More Than 100 Years: Report

Cairo has been transformed into a winter wonderland after a "historic" storm in the Middle East brought a rare treat to Egypt's capital Friday: a blanket of powdery, white snow.<p>Due to Cairo's low rate of precipitation and typically above-freezing winter temperatures, snow is an exceptionally …

U.S. Winter Outlook Dominated by Dire Drought News

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> November 21st, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> November 21st, 2013<p>Drought, and not widespread snowstorms, may be the biggest story …

Global Warming

Electricity Generated Using Solar Mirrors to Double in 2013

By Bobby Magill<p><i>Published:</i> November 14th, 2013<p>Electricity produced from reflected sunlight using large arrays of mirrors constructed in the desert …

Renewable Energy

Super Typhoon Haiyan: A Hint of What’s to Come?

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> November 8th, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> November 8th, 2013<p>Super Typhoon Haiyan was one of the most intense tropical cyclones …

Massive Flooding, Hot & Wet Summer, Melting Arctic Ice

Who We Are<p>An independent organization of leading scientists and journalists researching and reporting the facts about our changing climate and its …

No, Arctic Sea Ice Has Not Recovered, Scientists Say

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> September 19th, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> September 19th, 2013<p>Arctic sea ice extent has reached its seasonal minimum, dropping …

Fracking In Spotlight in Texas as Ample Oil, No Water

<i>Suzanne Goldenberg, The Guardian</i><p>Beverly McGuire saw the warning signs before the town well went dry: sand in the toilet bowl, the sputter of air in …

Oil & Gas Industry

Articles about 10 tiny houses we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tiny houses are spreading like proverbial wildfires across the world—and probably because it really just makes sense.<p>Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>Now that it's been decided that Munich–based firm …

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Articles about 8 cool airstreams on Dwell.com - Dwell

The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu.<p>First came the idea. Then came the late nights of Craigslist searching.<p>There's a magical nook on Williamsburg's Metropolitan Ave. sidewalk where the Graham St. L Train vent allows the …

Airstream

NOAA’s Updated Forecast Calls for Busy Hurricane Season

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> August 8th, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> August 8th, 2013<p>Despite a quiet start to August, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Southern China wilts under heat wave|Society

An extended and deadly heat wave is cooking the southern parts of China, with temperatures hitting record highs in seven provinces and regions on …

You Won’t BELIEVE What’s Going On at Fukushima Right Now

Aug 2, 2013 Source: washingtonsblog.com<p><b>Tepco Has No Idea How to Stabilize the Reactors</b><p>You’ve heard bad news about Fukushima recently.<p>But it’s worse …

Earthquakes ‘May Contribute to Methane Leaks’

<i>By Tim Radford, Climate News Network</i><p><i>LONDON</i> – And here’s another shuddering twist to the horror story that is climate change: even earthquakes may …

Ocean’s Iron Impact Could Alter Climate Predictions

<i>By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network</i><p><i>LONDON</i> – British scientists say estimates of the amount of iron dissolving into seawater around some of the …

Climate & Conflict: Warmer World May be More Violent

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> August 1st, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> August 1st, 2013<p>Global warming may be ratcheting up the odds for violence at the local, …

Sea Level Rise ‘Locking In’ Quickly, Cities Threatened

<b>To embed this interactive, click the preferred size for the code: 700 x 559 | 500 x 399</b><p><i>By Ben Strauss</i><br>ANALYSIS<p>Measurements tell us that global average …

Cheap, Disposable Drones Are the New Storm Chasers

Cheap drones are used to gather information in dangerous environments.<p><b>New drones made from disposable materials offer an inexpensive option for collecting data in high-risk environments—like measuring the speed of a wildfire or the temperature of a volcano.</b><p><b>After use, the drones are left to</b> …

Arctic’s Boreal Forests Burning At ‘Unprecedented’ Rate

By Andrew Freedman<p><i>Published:</i> July 22nd, 2013 , <i>Last Updated:</i> July 22nd, 2013<p>In a sign of how swiftly and extensively climate change is reshaping the …