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2013's Extreme Weather Events Caused By Climate Change, UN Agency Says

AP | By JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 05.24.2014 | Green

GENEVA (AP) — The head of the U.N. weather agency said Monday that recent extreme weather patterns are "consistent" with human-induced climate chang...


AP | BY SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 12.21.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- As 2012 began, winter in the U.S. went AWOL. Spring and summer arrived early with wildfires, blistering heat and drought. And fall hit t...

Listening to Hurricane Sandy: Climate Change Is Here

Dr. Andrew Steer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Dr. Andrew Steer

Nowhere in the world is the issue of climate change as polarizing as it is here in the U.S. American politicians' silence on climate change is not only out of step with the rest of the world, but also with the American people, the vast majority of whom are concerned about climate change.

TV Viewers to Weathermen: We Want Climate Coverage

Daniel Souweine | Posted 10.22.2012 | Green
Daniel Souweine

The majority of weathercasters, including many with AMS certification, don't believe that humans are causing climate change, let alone that it's dramatically shifting our weather patterns.

Yes, Climate Change Is Increasing The Odds Of Some Crazy Weather, Scientists Report

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2013 | Green

By Deborah Zabarenko WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) - Climate change increased the odds for the kind of extreme weather that prevailed ...

Manmade Global Warming-Weather Link Builds

Reuters | Posted 05.26.2012 | Green

* Extreme rainfall, heatwaves linked to global warming * Relationship between storms and warming less clear By Nina Ches...

We're Gonna Need A Bigger Umbrella: Extreme Weather Worsening

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- For a world already weary of weather catastrophes, the latest warning from top climate scientists paints a grim future: More floods, mor...

Climate Change and Extreme Weather: We're Asking the Wrong Question

Kelly Rigg | Posted 11.05.2011 | Green
Kelly Rigg

Just as we would never ask whether a single individual smoker's story constitutes proof or disproof of the theory that smoking causes cancer, we should not look at extreme weather events in isolation.

UN Climate Panel To Examine Extreme Weather Events

AP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Green

UNITED NATIONS -- The chairman of a top U.N. climate panel says it will release a new report in November examining the link between climate change and...