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LOOK: Bottling Company Uses Rainwater

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 11.14.2012 | Business

Money may not grow on trees but apparently it can fall from the sky, assuming you know how to collect, filter and bottle it. In this case, that mon...

What Makes a Storm 'Super'

Bill Chameides | Posted 12.29.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Hurricane Sandy receives top billing of "superstorm." Here's why, with a look back at other superstorms. ‘Frankenstorm’ Unless you've be...

20 Tips To Prepare Your Family For Hurricane Sandy

Kathy Carter Woods | Posted 12.29.2012 | Parents
Kathy Carter Woods

Some of these tips saved time and money. Others saved my sanity. So after you've gathered the canned foods, batteries and water, consider these.

Entergy Blames Slow-Moving Isaac for Its Contractor Glitches

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.11.2012 | Green
Susan Buchanan

How did Isaac stack up against past hurricanes? The slow-moving storm, with its rain and strong winds, damaged power grids across Louisiana, according to Entergy. Hall said "for New Orleans, Isaac was the second biggest storm in terms of customer outages after Katrina."

Why Can You Smell A Summer Storm?

| Posted 07.19.2012 | Green

By Daisy Yuhas (Click here for original article.) When people say they can smell a storm coming, they're right. Weather patterns produce distincti...

Chariots of Quagmire: The London Olympics

Charlie Carillo | Posted 09.18.2012 | World
Charlie Carillo

It's a mob scene in this tiny country village, where thousands of us are anxiously awaiting the arrival of a runner carrying the Olympic torch, and we're all seized by the same passionate thought: Will this frigging rain EVER stop?

WATCH: Tiny Bird Uses Big 'Trick' To Keep Flying In Heavy Rain

| Posted 07.20.2012 | Science

By Nicholas St. Fleur Hummingbirds are the acrobats of the avian family—flapping their wings more than 45 times a second, they hover forward, ba...

On a Rainy Day

Samara Green | Posted 08.15.2012 | Teen
Samara Green

Rain forces us to stop for a second and stare out of a window. This "stop-and-think" action creates harmony, whether we like it or not.

WATCH: Mosquito's Amazing Trick

| Eric R. Olson | Posted 06.05.2012 | Science

Imagine for a moment that you have wings like an insect. One day, while you’re buzzing through the air you hear the distant crack of a thunderstorm ...

Bring Your Umbrella This Week

Posted 05.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After a gorgeous weekend, rain will be the name of the game for this week's weather in the nation's capital. While it won't be a complet...

Haitian Mothers and the Meaning of Rain

Wynn Walent | Posted 07.08.2012 | Impact
Wynn Walent

I have spent the last two years in Haiti, and the sound of rain is forever changed. Where the sound of rain once brought comfort, it now brings worry that comes with my intimate knowledge of what rain means these days in Haiti.

April Showers Bring May... An Afternoon With Rain Pryor

Carol Smaldino | Posted 06.23.2012 | Entertainment
Carol Smaldino

She, Rain, is a survivor, and I pray in my own agnostic way, that we can take the gifts of the likes of Rain and others, to make Earth Day and the days after, ones where we can start to risk our own revolution.

Why I'm Thrilled It Rained On My Wedding Day

Avital Andrews | Posted 07.10.2013 | Weddings
Avital Andrews

I'm married. That's the first time I've typed those words. It's been a long time coming, and it's a very good thing. I didn't always know that it would be.

Crappy Weather (South Florida Style)

Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. | Posted 02.07.2012 | Miami
Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D.

It rained all day today. This is what we in South Florida refer to as "crappy weather." Granted, my version of crappy weather is not your version o...

Rains, Cooler Temps Ease Wildfire Concerns In Texas

John Harden | Posted 02.08.2012 | Green
John Harden

Johnson County, Texas hasn't had a burn ban in effect for three weeks, the ban's longest rescindment since one was enacted in early spring.

Weekend Weather: Cold And Wet Across Much Of U.S.

AP | By WEATHER UNDERGROUND | Posted 12.28.2011 | Green

-- Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, October 28, 2011. Wet and active weather will develop from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Tennessee...

Pop Star Joins The South Korean Army

AP | SAM KIM and JIN-MAN LEE | Posted 12.11.2011 | Home

UIJEONGBU, South Korea — South Korean pop star Rain bid farewell to tearful fans as he put one of Asia's most successful entertainment careers o...

Wet And Soggy Friday: D.C. Area Under Flash Flood Watch

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.23.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- With heavy rain expected into this evening, the National Weather Service has most of the D.C. region under a flash flood watch through 1...

Joshua Hersh

Hurricane Irene: Jeff Masters' Must-Read Irene Blog | Joshua Hersh | Posted 10.27.2011 | Green

He may be nearly 1,000 miles from the storm's center, but few people in America have as good idea of what Hurricane Irene is doing -- and is about to ...

World Youth Day: The Joy of Being In the Presence of God

Michael Rossmann, SJ | Posted 10.21.2011 | Religion
Michael Rossmann, SJ

After seeing the Pope and encountering over a million fellow young people who share their faith, many young people explicitly attest to feeling as if they have been in the presence of God.

Just Like a (Recycled) Prayer

Charlie Carillo | Posted 10.16.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

An all-day rain in NYC makes you think about sad stuff. On a day like this, I'm forced to ponder the ultimate question: what the hell happens after we die?

Pain? What Pain?

Sam Sommers | Posted 10.08.2011 | Sports
Sam Sommers

The idea that there's a mental component to pain is hardly an unfamiliar one. But the more you learn about it, the full extent to which our experience with pain depends on situations is surprising.

Lynne Peeples

The Best And Worst Beaches In The U.S. | Lynne Peeples | Posted 08.29.2011 | Green

Before you head to the beach this Fourth of July weekend, no doubt you will check the forecast for any impending bad weather. But to avoid some potent...

Powerful Storms Roar Through Several States

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 07.25.2011 | Green

ST. LOUIS — Powerful storms roared through middle America again on Wednesday, with weak tornadoes touching down in isolated spots and severe thu...

Worldwide Flooding: When It Rains It Pours

Donna Henes | Posted 07.23.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

People have long believed that bad weather is some kind of vengeful divine retribution, punishment for our earthly misbehavior. Certainly in the face of extreme hardship, this is a tempting response, based, perhaps, on guilt.