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The risk of major blazes could increase 600 percent by mid-century, say scientists.
CNN's Hala Gorani speaks to NASA climate scientist Josh Willis about the significance of the melting of Greenland's rapidly melting ice sheets.
Scientists are baffled as to what may be causing a high volume of whale deaths in the Gulf of Alaska this summer. From May 2015 to mid-August, 30 large...
Meteorologist Ari Sarsalari talks about the storms surrounding Hawaii, including Ignacio, which is heading toward the islands now.
Residents were assessing the damage on Tuesday, after a small tornado tore through the town of Dubbo in the Australian state of New South Wales on Monday, bringing down power lines and trees, reported local media. (Aug. 25)
<p>Streets across Dominica turned into fast-flowing rivers that swept up cars as Tropical Storm Erika pummeled the eastern Caribbean island, unleashing landslides and killing at least four people.</p>
Meteorologist Jen Carfagno is tracking Erika, as tropical storm watches are in effect for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
The latest data on sea level rise from global warming suggests that three feet (one meter) or more is unavoidable in the next 100-200 years, NASA scientists said Wednesday.
The chance for rainfall and a shot of cooler air will move into the Northwest this weekend.
Possible rain and cooler temperatures is in store for the Northeast. Meteorologist Stephanie Abrams has the details.
Meteorologist Ari Sarsalari talks about the cooler temperatures coming to the Midwest and how long it may last.
<p>Two mysterious red hazes hovered over Earth on August 10. Astronauts onboard the International Space Station snapped a picture of the first one as it passed over the Midwest--either Illinois or Missouri. And yesterday NASA's Earth Observatory announced that a second one was spotted just minutes later over Mexico.</p>
With Danny still approaching the northern Caribbean Islands, it may be just what the doctor ordered for the drought-stricken region.
In honor of the agency’s 99th birthday, the National Park Service is offering free entrance to its 58 parks and 350 other sites. In the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies, park visitors might also be hoping that entry comes with a free respirator and x-ray vision.
Strange blue lights glowing on the edge of space first appeared over polar regions in 1885 and today, sightings are becoming increasingly common, and now the phenomenon is moving into lower latitudes including Northern California. Like the proverbial canary in the coal mine, these glowing space clouds may be a celestial siren, warning of Earth's global warming, according to some scientists.
It's not what Bostonians want to hear: The Farmer's Almanac says another rough winter is in your stars.
Dozens of wildfires raging across the northwestern United States have spread a vail of smoke over the region, blocking the sun and causing health issues.
A beautiful sight appeared in Tucson, Arizona after a recent storm, a spectacular double rainbow.
There’s a drought in California. Perhaps you’ve heard a few things about it. Like the fact that it’s cost the state $2.7 billion in losses, helped burn up roughly 118,000 acres of forest this year to date and inspired Los Angeles to release a 96 million-strong armada of shade balls into reservoirs (though it was apparently a PR stunt).
At least six people were reportedly injured on the Japanese island of Ishigaki, in Okinawa Prefecture, on August 24, as Typhoon Goni hit the island. Winds speeds approaching 160 miles per hour were observed.
<p>With an El Nino growing in the Pacific Ocean and climate change spurring global temperatures ever higher, almost nothing can stop Earth from breaking 2014’s mark for the warmest year on record.</p>
Surveillance of straight line winds destroying a parking structure in Amarillo, TX.
A push of cool air across the Great Lakes and into the Northeast this week will have some people wondering if summer weather is over.
The West Antarctic is one of the most remote places on the planet, but its fate is intimately tied with hundreds of millions living along the world’s coastlines.
Meteorologist Ari Sarsalari talks about the most vital things you should keep in mind if a hurricane is making its way toward land and the most dangerous aspects of storms.
Visualization and prediction tools have made significant strides in the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina made landfall.
<p>As Hurricane Katrina barreled towards the Gulf Coast, peaking at Category 5 strength while feasting on the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico, meteorologists around the country prepared to deliver one of the most crucial and life-saving forecasts in history.</p>
<p>California’s drought was spawned by natural weather variations that have bedeviled the West throughout recorded history. But a new study released Thursday says human-caused global warming is worsening the natural phenomenon. The study by Columbia University’s Earth Institute isn’t the first to say warming has played a key role in fueling California’s dry conditions, but it’s the first to measure its impact, predicting that it increased the problem by as much as 25 percent.</p>
Video from Atlanta's Hartsfield/Jackson International Airport appears to show a bolt of lightning striking a Delta Jet.
<p>Earth just keeps getting hotter. July was the planet's warmest month on record, smashing old marks, U.S. weather officials said.</p>
As hurricane season is in full swing, here's a look at the storms and their impact.
Cuba put its civil defense system on alert due to a year-long drought that is forecast to worsen in the coming months and has already damaged agriculture and left more than a million people relying on trucked-in water.
<p>Smoke from the wildfires blazing in the western United States covers much of northern California and Washington state in new images taken from space.</p>
The carcasses of salmon, trout and more than a dozen other newly extinct native species lie in dry streambeds around California. Exhausted firefighters in the Sierra Nevada battle some of the biggest wildfires they've ever seen. And in Central Valley farm towns, more and more mothers hear the squeal of empty pipes when they turn on water taps to cook dinner.
Record high temperatures are happening more frequently across the globe.
Spectacular weather photos from around the world.
<p>Goni and Astani sure do make a beautiful couple, though not one we’d wish to cross paths with anytime soon. Satellites and astronauts are keeping a close eye on the pair of typhoons as they brew over the Western Pacific.</p>
Aug 20, 2015; 7:51 AM ET A possible tornado was spotted near Crest Hill, Illinois, on Tuesday, August 18, while large parts of the Chicago area were under tornado warnings.
Google says data has been wiped from discs at one of its data centres in Belgium - after the local power grid was struck by lightning four times.
A rare "fire rainbow" appeared in the sky over South Carolina on Sunday evening. Folks on social media eagerly shared images of the fire rainbow, which appeared in wispy clouds over Isle of Palms, S.C.
Here we go again. The infamous Mars Hoax that has circulated widely through the Internet since its first appearance in 2003, when it originated in the form of an email message titled "Mars Spectacular," has reared its ugly head yet again.
An astronaut took a beautiful photo of Earth at night, below, while flying over Central America in the International Space Station. The moon is in the upper left, and a massive thunderstorm off to the right. But there's something weird...
A fire whirl developed near Boise, Idaho, and could potentially cause large-scale damage in the region. CNN's Pedram Javaheri has more.
On Aug. 5, 2015, the color of the Animas River in Colorado turned a rusty orange as millions of gallons of contaminated water flowed downstream.
<p>Almost 15 years after a devastating hurricane wrecked Galveston, Tex. at the start of the 20th century, it almost happened all over again. On Aug. 17, 1915, another hurricane—believed to be more powerful than the one that destroyed the port city—made landfall.</p>
The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists attribute in large part to the warming of the ocean.
Heavy rain fell Tuesday on the remains of a Chinese industrial site devastated by giant explosions, complicating clean-up efforts and heightening fears about toxic contamination as ceremonies were held to mark the disaster's 114 deaths.
Chris Warren and Jim Cantore talk about how heat affects your body.