Latest Climate Central Stories

2010-04-01 08:19:55

New Climate Central projection map shows local and national retreat of freezing temperatures in March.

2009-09-14 13:43:09

Many people worry about the link between rising bark-beetle infestations and an increase in western wildfires. But Dr. Susan Prichard, a Research Scientist at the University of Washington, adds another concern: what happens after the fires go out?

2009-09-02 22:28:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blaming a specific forest fire on the impact of climate change could be asking for trouble; but so too is ignoring obvious trends.

2009-08-20 11:53:08

If you think this summer's U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.