1. EXTREME WEATHER
From crop failures to flooded runways, new climate report catalogs impacts across sectors
When it rains, it pours. When it's dry, it's parched. When it's hot, it lasts. These are some of the impacts climate change is already bringing to the United States, with more extremes to come in the future, according to the National Climate Assessment report released yesterday.
Climate rollout is aimed at changing attitudes, or at least elections
People who hear the word "enhanced" might think of a stronger body part or a loaded pizza. For Susan Hassol, it represents the problematic dialect of climate scientists, many of whom, admittedly, have a better grasp of wind currents than words.
Report shows climate change is appearing to Americans in a variety of ways
Whether you live in Denver or Detroit, Boston or the San Francisco Bay Area, or in one of the farm towns sprinkled across the Midwest and Great Plains, you are feeling the effects of climate change.