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Blizzards

Earth's New Normal: Wild Weather 2014

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 03.07.2014 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

The Arctic is warming at least two times faster than the rest of our planet. It's not just the loss of the white surface, which reflects solar radiation back to space and helps keep Earth at a habitable temperature range for our species that is a concern.

Snow Dance

Jana Lee Frazier | Posted 02.12.2014 | Good News
Jana Lee Frazier

Maybe, instead of bracing against the blizzard, we could learn to embrace it, relax into the surprisingly rich heart of the storm.

Snowquester and Climate Change: The Boring Truth

Eli Lehrer | Posted 05.08.2013 | DC
Eli Lehrer

The blizzard that didn't hit Washington, D.C. this past week was, to use a phrase that many on the Left love to use, "a teachable moment." But its lessons are decidedly mundane.

Life in the Water

Reverend Billy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Reverend Billy

A short clip of Rev's sermon from last Sunday's Earthalujah service. Join us this week live in NYC and online at Revbilly.com. We have a schizophren...

WATCH: Guy Skis 40mph Down Park Avenue

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The great blizzard of 2010 produced a surprising amount of art, including two documentary short films that are actually worth watching. The snowpocal...

It's Always Darkest ...

Paula Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paula Gordon

A solstice twinned with a lunar eclipse is a powerful reminder of the need for hope when times, and seasons, are dark. Add blizzards to keep it inter...

2010 Saw Deadliest Weather In A Generation, More Than A Quarter Million Killed

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN and JULIE REED BELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This was the year the Earth struck back. Earthquakes, heat waves, floods, volcanoes, super typhoons, blizzards, landslides and droughts killed at lea...

Minneapolis Metrodome Collapses In Blizzard

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS -- The inflatable roof of the Minnesota Vikings' stadium collapsed Sunday and roads were closed throughout the upper Midwest as a storm th...

Memo to Glenn Beck: "I've Got Your Global Warming Right Here."

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joan E. Dowlin

What if you are right and there is no global warming? Would it hurt to have clean air and water anyway? If you are wrong, the consequences of inaction are immense.

Weekly Mulch: 'Global Weirding' VS. Climate skeptics' slushy thinking

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Media Consortium

By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger Climate skeptics found plenty of reasons to dig out their dreary critiques this week, between the continuing...

Sioux Indian Reservation Suffers with 3 Snow Ploughs

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Denis Campbell

If 8,000 telephone poles snapped in Potomac, Westchester, or Greenwich, crews would work 24/7 to restore power. Yet many in the Cheyenne Sioux Reservation have been without power or heat for more than five days.

Extreme Cold, Snow Kills 4 In Northwest China

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Rescue workers evacuated thousands of rural residents from parts of northwestern China after extreme cold and blizzard conditions kill...

Blizzards Strand Hundreds Of Thousands In China

AP | WILLIAM FOREMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GUANGZHOU, China — At least 25 people were killed as a bus plunged off an icy roadway in China Tuesday, the latest casualties in a surge of seve...