(Reuters) - June 2019 was the hottest in 140 years, setting a global record, according to the latest monthly global climate report released on Thursday by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
In 139 years of record-keeping, this June was the warmest June ever recorded. But June 2019 also revealed a deeper warming reality. The first half of 2019, January through June, finished up as the second
Boosted by a historic heat wave in Europe and unusually warm conditions across the Arctic and Eurasia, the average temperature of the planet soared to its highest level ever recorded in June. According
Billions of leaves in the Amazon rainforest take in carbon dioxide – a gas which contributes to global warming. So does deforestation cause a rise in global temperatures? Erika Berenguer is a scientist
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The federal government is warning Americans to brace for a "floodier" future. Government scientists predict 40 places in the U.S. will experience higher than normal rates of
A heat wave for the record books has roasted our 49th state, sending temperatures into uncharted territory. Over the weekend, boosted by historic heat in the southern part of the state, Alaska’s average
* Flood warning for much of the immediate area until 6 p.m. * This was one of those D.C. weather days we’d like to forget. The mayhem of the morning aside, the persistent clouds after the early-day soaking
WHEN THE Red Sox and Yankees faced off in London Stadium this past Saturday, the players no doubt expected something different. Instead of a typically dreary and cool British summer day, they got a 93-degree