El Niño

Floods don't occur randomly, so why do we still plan as if they do?

Most major floods in South East Queensland arrive in five-year bursts, once every 40 years or so, according to our new research.<p>Yet flood estimation, …

Climate Change

UV confusion: Most Australians don't know when they need sun protection

The latest survey also showed 24 per cent incorrectly thought they could judge their sunburn risk by the temperature, while 23 per cent mistakenly …


The week ahead in L.A. theater, March 18-25: 'All's Well That Ends Well' and more

<i>Capsule reviews are by</i> Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.) <i>and</i> Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.).<p>Openings<p><b>Chicanas, Cholas y Chisme VI: Stand Up! Speak Out!</b> A dozen short plays exploring the lives of Latinas; contains strong language and adult …

Culver City

Tanzania: Rains Have Exposed Our Unpreparedness, Again

Dar es Salaam City flooding after experiencing heavy rains.<p>opinion<p>After months of extended drought, heavy rains have arrived. The switching of the …


House Grooves Ep 011 mixed by Saftik

by HouseGroovesFollow<p>10<br>• 4 days ago<p>59:54<p>Playing tracks by<p>D.o.d, Leandro Da Silva, Tecca, Chris Geka, Les Castizos, Mpv, Norman Doray and …

Mexico City

Prospects of political instability, weak global cues pull equities lower

Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Despite healthy macro-economic indicators, the Indian equity markets turned volatile and gave up gains during the week over …

Stock Markets

Seeing the human hand

Environmental temperature changes occur both naturally and because of human activity (anthropogenic global warming), and distinguishing those two …

Climate Change

St. Patrick's Day is getting warmer in Cleveland, except for this year

CLEVELAND, Ohio - St. Patrick's Day will be chilly this year in Cleveland. But historically, the holiday has been heating up. The snow trend? Not as …


The year St. Patrick's Day was cancelled: Snowmageddon 1998

Calgarians bravely faced a new dump of the white stuff this week, as one of the snowiest winters in recent memory continued. Meteorologists predicted …


Private forecaster sees monsoon above normal this year

WRMS forecasts deficit rains for Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu


This year’s monsoon likely to be normal, says IMD

Initial predictions released by the Indian meteorological department (IMD) have shown favourable monsoon conditions from the Pacific and Indian …


4 Reasons Why Florida's Fire Season Might Be Worse Than Usual

Regional Forecast Video<p>4 Reasons Why Florida's Fire Season Might Be Worse Than Usual<p>By Jonathan Belles<p>17 hours ago<p>weather.com<p>01:12<p>Wildfire Dangers …


Livermore Lab atmospheric scientist to speak on climate change

Independent of which side a person lands on in a debate about human influence on climate change, there’s no reason not to know the science …

Climate Change

Pacific Heat Wave Known As 'The Blob' Appears To Be In Retreat

Ocean conditions off the Pacific Northwest seem to be returning to normal after a three-year spike in water temperature.<p>It’s promising long-term news …

Global Warming

Next July, No More Water In Taps In Cape Town (South Africa).

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) On December 3th, 2017, the Executive Mayor of Cap Town Patricia de Lille officially warned the 4 million capetonians, the residents …

African-American News

El Niño Malo - Midweek Mixup - 63

Mixcloud<p>en_US<p>El Niño Malo - Midweek Mixup - 63<p>mixcloud:show<p>https://www.mixcloud.com/ItchFM/el-niño-malo-midweek-mixup-63/?play=fb


Global warming focus of 2018 McDonnell lecture | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis

S. George Philander, one of the world’s leading experts on climate and the interactions between the ocean and atmosphere, will deliver two talks …

Climate Change

Tired of extremely cold nor’easters? Arctic warming could be to blame

As the Northeast braces for this winter’s latest cold snap and nor’easter, they should keep the North Pole in mind.<p>A new study, published Tuesday in …

Global Warming

The Worst May Be Over for India's Rural Economy

Shankar K.C.’s wife pawned her jewelry to help pay for a new red tractor, which the 46-year-old farmer parks in his courtyard as a symbol of his …


As Alaskan Waters Warm, Market Squid Extend Their Reach Northward

Opalescents, also known as market squid, are showing up in waters previously considered too cold for them, and fishermen are paying attention.<p>Jim …


A few flakes on horizon, but Boulder County's whitest month a bust so far

Boulder County's snowiest month of the year has been a washout at the halfway point, and although a few flakes may fall Thursday night, there's …


Ethiopia:China Commended for Its Humanitarian Support to Ethiopia

[Focac] Addis Ababa -The UN World Food Program (WFP) and Ethiopia have hailed China's humanitarian support to drought-affected people and refugees in …


Weird winter weather has scientists looking to the north pole

Temperatures in the Arctic could help drive extreme weather in the United States.<p>Last October, experts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted a fairly mild winter for the United States. Though they were careful to hedge their bets (“maps show only the most likely outcome,” …

Global Warming

Video: Man catches 25-to 30-pound tuna with bare hands at Southern California beach

The man standing in shin-deep water had no fishing rod, no line, no net — just his hands — when the big fish swam by along the Doheny State Beach …


With baby on the way and a Masters title to defend, Sergio Garcia has a busy few weeks ahead

“Can you give me just one second, please? Angela needs to tell me something.”<p>Sergio Garcia agreed some weeks ago to making himself available for a teleconference to discuss his victory in the 2017 Masters, and on Tuesday morning he dutifully fulfilled his commitment. Before taking questions, …


India’s monsoon seen slightly below normal this year; dryness for parts of Australia

Last year, India’s annual monsoon season was below average, with some crop-growing central and northern states receiving less rain than needed. File …


Climatic conditions do not indicate a difficult monsoon in 2018, says IMD

India's monsoon rains were expected to be slightly below normal this year


Tropical Cyclone Linda forms off Queensland

The Bureau of Meteorology confirmed the Category 1 cyclone formed at about 4.15pm in the Coral Sea about 1100km east of Mackay.<p>It is moving southwest …


Michigan State University Office for Education Abroad Portal - Program Details: Environmental Communication and International News in Peru

Program Description<p>ANNOUNCEMENT: All participants in the 2018 Environmental Communication and International News in Peru program will receive a …

College & University

Fading La Niña May Queue Up Enhanced Severe Weather Risk for Southern Plains by Bob Henson | Category 6

<i>Bob Henson</i> · March 9, 2018, 1:19 PM EST<p><b>Figure 1.</b> Probabilistic outlook for severe weather across the United States, averaged for the period March …