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Snowy Northeast To Get Brief Thaw Before Cold Weather Returns

AP | BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI | Posted 02.22.2015 | Green

A brief respite from cold temperatures is here for the snowy Northeast, but that doesn't mean an end to its weather woes. Warming tempe...

13 Spring Garden Inspirations To Beat the Mid-Winter Freeze

Hometalk | Posted 02.20.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Take a break from staring sadly outside at a cold, white landscape, and feast your eyes on some spring-tastic gardening ideas, for green-thumbs, black-thumbs, and all thumbs in between.

9 Funny Someecards To End The Week On A High Note

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 02.20.2015 | Comedy

Can't winter just be over already? We are so done with this whole "cold" thing. With record-breaking temperatures across the country, the brutal w...

5 Reasons Cold Weather Is Actually Good For You

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.20.2015 | Fifty

Record low temperatures are predicted for more than six dozen locations across the East. Single-digit temperatures are possible in Georgia and Tenness...

This Cold Weather Pretty Much Freezes Everything

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.20.2015 | Green

Not even the power of Niagara Falls can stand up to the epic cold snap that's settled in over parts of New England, the Midwest and the South this wee...

Your Winter Could Be A Lot Less Cold By The End Of The Century

Climate Central | Posted 02.05.2015 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. Hearing about climate change may bring heat waves and sweltering summers to mind, but in mos...

9 Steps To A Healthful Cold Weather Season For Your Children

Dean C. Mitchell, M.D. | Posted 02.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Dean C. Mitchell, M.D.

As an immunologist, come winter, I see a lot of children with viral infections, most often caused by respiratory viruses that affect the nose and throat -- and a lot of parents unhappy with the missed school days! But, there are key steps that parents can take to both prevent viral infections in the first place and, should your child come down with one, to aid in a much quicker recovery.

8 Ways to Keep Winter Chills Out

Houzz | Posted 01.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Weather stripping and door snakes? Check and check. If your house is drafty and cold in the winter, you've likely already been looking at ways to batten down the hatches.

Yoga-tta Acclimate to Be Bendy

Melissa Nordin | Posted 01.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Melissa Nordin

YBeBendy tackles the question: Is it safe to practice yoga after exposure to extreme cold? When I began research on this topic, I was struck silent...

'Dangerously Cold Air' Send Temperatures Plummeting Around The U.S.

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.08.2015 | Green

Dangerously cold air has sent temperatures plummeting into the single digits around the U.S., with wind chills driving them even lower. Throw in the s...

Link Between Cold Weather & Colds Is No Medical Myth

Reuters | Posted 01.05.2015 | Healthy Living

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Whether cold temperatures have anything to do with catching a cold has long been a questi...

BUSTED: 4 Common Myths About Catching Cold In Cold Weather

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.22.2014 | Science

Does exposure to cold weather really make you more likely to catch a cold? No, it doesn't. In fact, as a new YouTube video entitled Cold Weather M...

17 Things That Happen When You Skip Winter Entirely

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.15.2014 | Travel

People dream of living in a tropical paradise to avoid the frozen hell known as wintertime, but it's not so easy to live in an endless summer. It real...

WATCH: Why You Shouldn't Call Everything A Polar Vortex

HuffPost Live | Ishita Singh | Posted 11.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Weather forecasters exhausted the term "polar vortex" when describing the cause of last winter's below-zero temperatures, strong winds and above-avera...

Unprecedented Cold Set To Hit U.S.

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 11.10.2014 | Green

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A massive storm fueled by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri did not do much damage in Alaska's sparsely populated Aleutian Islands,...

WATCH: This Raccoon Despises The Cold Weather As Much As You Do

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.07.2014 | Good News

Winter is around the corner, and you're probably becoming more and more hesitant to venture out from under your comfy, cozy sheets. Well, you're not a...

10 Parkas Under $500 to Fall for This Autumn

Rank & Style | Posted 12.23.2014 | Style
Rank & Style

Functionality is key in this parka for under $500 that boasts nap-down gunflaps, a storm placket, dual-entry cargo pockets and rib-knit cuff inserts, while a waist cinching drawstrings keeps the silhouette feminine.

If You Need Scientific Proof For Why You Shouldn't Leave Your Dog In The Car, Here It Is

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller | Posted 09.11.2014 | Green

If you love your pet, don't leave him unattended in the car. That's the message from the American Veterinary Medical Association, which reports persis...

The Most Beautiful Thing About Cold Weather

Jessica Rassette | Posted 05.20.2014 | Parents
Jessica Rassette

Being together when it's cold is just as good as being together when it's warm. Because being together is always good.

The Best Someecards Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 02.28.2014 | Comedy

Damn, doesn't it seem like February just began? But no, we've had 28 days of non-stop freezing cold weather, outrageous, morally repugnant anti-gay le...

Tips & Techniques For Grilling And Smoking In The Cold

Meathead | Posted 04.16.2014 | Taste
Meathead

Cold, rain, snow, sleet, and wind may not delay the mail but they can sure delay the meal.

Fla. Mayor Who Supported Ban On Homeless People's Sleeping Bags Changes Mind After Praying

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 02.15.2014 | Impact

A city ordinance in Pensacola, Fla., that bans homeless people from staying "adjacent to or inside a tent or sleeping bag," is one step closer to bein...

Let's Play Two! What We Can Learn from Ernie Banks

Ken Reed | Posted 04.08.2014 | Sports
Ken Reed

Ernie Banks' positive attitude was infectious. He learned that he could make everyone around him smile, and a lot more comfortable, by creating his own weather.

California Is Just Trolling The Rest Of Us Now

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.06.2014 | Comedy

Dear the rest of the country that is not Los Angeles: Why are you pretending it's cold? It's 60 degrees where you are. The rest of the country -- even...

LA's Cold Spell

Myra Demeter | Posted 04.01.2014 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

There was no transportation provided to schoolchildren and I had to walk to school in all types of weather. I wore knee socks with my skirts, but it didn't prevent the bitter cold from invading me as I walked those 15 blocks to junior high.