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'Sea Secrets' Explored

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 02.04.2016 | Science
Chris Komisarjevsky

In what is one of the best examples of a partnership between sharing research from a world-class university and providing valuable insights to the public, "Sea Secrets" is made possible by many whose passion is to protect our environment and preserve our oceans.

Dig Out Begins After Massive Blizzard Paralyzes Northeastern U.S. Cities

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 01.24.2016 | Politics

By Frank McGurty and Ian Simpson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - New York City emerged on Sunday from a massive blizzard that paralyzed much o...

Deadly Blizzard Buries East Coast In Snow, Flood Waters

Reuters | Andy Campbell | Posted 01.24.2016 | Politics

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - A blizzard that has paralyzed much of the U.S. East Coast intensified on Saturday, bringing Washington to a st...

Potentially Record-Breaking Blizzard Hits East Coast

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 01.23.2016 | Politics

(Reuters) - Thick snow covered the Washington D.C. area on Saturday as a potentially record-breaking blizzard paralyzed road, rail and airline travel ...

Here's Who Won The Blizzard Of 2015

The Huffington Post | Good News Editors | Posted 01.27.2015 | Good News

Despite travel bans and city slowdowns brought on by Winter Storm Juno, these people (and a dog!) below made snow cones out of snow. From a snowpl...

Here Are All The Other Times New York City Has Been 'Crippled' By Snow

The Huffington Post | Jan Diehm | Posted 01.26.2015 | Green

Winter storm Juno could rank among New York City's biggest snowstorms, with forecasts predicting 18-24 inches of snow. The "crippling and potential...

The Faithful Shopper: Spring Vacation

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.16.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Are you as done with winter as I am? I've never seen our friends and neighbors in more need of a spring break in the sun! While it may be cold and sno...

Katherine Bindley

Nor'easter 'Nemo' Reduced Ranks Of New York Hungry Able To Reach Food Pantry | Katherine Bindley | Posted 02.09.2013 | New York

Once a month when St. Francis Xavier church near Manhattan's Union Square opens its food pantry in the basement, Mercedes Cruz takes a number and line...

Lynne Peeples

Nemo's Wrath May Be Spawn Of Climate Change, Scientists Say | Lynne Peeples | Posted 02.09.2013 | Green

Climate change may or may not have helped generate the nor'easter lashing the East Coast this weekend. Such storms happen with some regularity, after ...

'Nemo' And Climate Change

Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 02.08.2013 | Green

The Union of Concerned Scientists has posted an informative breakdown on the connections between the winter storm bearing down on the Northeast and th...

How Travelers Can Handle The Snow

Andrew Burmon | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Andrew Burmon

Remember when snow storms were fun?

Naming Winter Storms: Good for Weather Channel, Bad for Public

Paul Yeager | Posted 01.09.2013 | Green
Paul Yeager

Instead of looking out for the best interest of the public, the Weather Channel looking out for the best interest of itself.

Matt Sledge

Lights Out, Long Island: Nor'easter Worsens Power Outage Woes | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.09.2012 | New York

EAST HILLS, N.Y. -- A nor'easter's wind, snow and rain swept through Long Island, N.Y., with pitiless severity on Wednesday night, plunging an additio...

NYC Climate Change

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Hurricane, Followed By Nor'easter: Should You Invest In A Whole House Generator?

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.08.2012 | Fifty

The brutal force of Hurricane Sandy killed more than 100 people in 10 states, canceled nearly 20,000 flights, caused an estimated $50 billion in damag...

LIVE UPDATES: New York Prepares For ANOTHER Storm

Posted 11.07.2012 | New York

As parts of New York City are still struggling to recover from Superstorm Sandy, yet another storm is settling in over the five boroughs Wednesday, br...

When Water Views Become Water Fronts

Toni Haber | Posted 01.07.2013 | New York
Toni Haber

I was walking by the Fishs Eddy storefront window the other day. It was hard to miss as the entire window was covered in familiar yellow Post-it notes.

'Winter Storm Athena' Begins Impacting Northeast

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 11.07.2012 | Green

Snow, rain and sleet are falling in parts of the Northeast as a nor'easter sweeps up parts of the coast. The storm system, which is being dubbed "W...

Adding Insult To Injury: Nor'easter To Pummel New York, New Jersey This Week

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.05.2012 | Green

As New York and New Jersey continue to feel the devastating effects of Superstorm Sandy, another brutal weather phenomenon is headed to the storm-batt...

Nor'easter May Hit Sandy-Ravaged Region

Posted 11.05.2012 | Green

By Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer With coastal communities in New York and New Jersey still reeling from the devastation caused...

'Frankenstorm' May Ruin Halloween

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.25.2012 | Green

The setting is like one from a spooky movie: Arctic air, snow and rain, whipping winds and a full moon. In the days leading up to Halloween, however, ...

Noreaster Causes 1.7M Power Outages Along East Coast

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.29.2011 | New York

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) An unusually early and powerful nor'easter dumped wet, heavy snow Saturday on parts of the mid-Atlantic region, weighing down ...

Snow Scary! October Snowfall Breaks A Record

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.29.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Authorities say New York City's Central Park is seeing its snowiest October on record. National Weather Service spokesman Chris Vaccaro...

Snow This Weekend!

Posted 12.28.2011 | New York

Trick-or-sleet! A scary snowstorm creeping towards the Northeast won't spare New York City this Halloween weekend. Some cold rain turned into snow...

Snow Day? Have Some Fun!

College Candy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
College Candy

You may see snow day as just another day to spend curled up on the futon with your TV and a bag of Smart Pop Kettle Korn, but I am here to tell you that it is time to get outside.