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Red, White, & Waterless

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 09.09.2013 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

Indeed, a number of studies show that Lake Mead, the source of water for the Lake, has lost more than half of its volume over the past three decades. So what do we do about this? Traditional Native American rain dances perhaps?

HOLIDAY FORECAST: It's About To Get Ugly | Posted 07.03.2013 | Green

If you have outdoor plans or travel plans (and who doesn't?) over the Independence Day holiday and you'll be in the Southeast, you need to pay close a...

From Got Your Six to Folgers: A Conversation with Gavin DeGraw

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


4 Ways To Get Gorgeous Photos In Bad Weather

Brian Friedman | Posted 07.21.2013 | Weddings
Brian Friedman

Many couples I photograph plan to have some portion of their wedding outdoors. But what if it rains? The truth is that the rain (or even snow!) can actually add to the beauty of the moment and the style of the photo.

Why April Showers Bring Us Peace (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.11.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

PHOTOS: Portland Or Portlandia

Global Yodel | Posted 05.04.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

There's more to Portland than bike valets and artisan knot shops.

Safer Driving at the Flick of a Switch

Marjory Abrams | Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Marjory Abrams

The weather has been pretty crummy recently in my part of the country, with lots of snow, rain or simply overcast skies. I've been shocked at how many people drive in these weather conditions without their headlights turned on.

Watch The Rain Room In Action

VernissageTV | Posted 02.23.2013 | Arts

Random International are known for their digital-based contemporary art. The London-based studio creates artworks and installations that explore behav...

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 been hidin...

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.

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 ...