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2014-01-17 11:04:57

Climate experts from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will announce new data on 2013 global temperatures during a media teleconference at 1:30 p.m. EST Tuesday, Jan. 21.

2013-01-15 09:57:12

U.S. government climate experts will announce new data on global temperature conditions in 2012 during a news teleconference at 2 p.m. EST Tuesday, Jan. 15.

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Hits Record Low
2011-09-11 04:01:00

The area covered by Arctic sea ice during the summer reached a new all-time low on Thursday, with the summer sea ice extent falling to 1.64 million square miles (4.24 million square kilometers).

2011-02-10 11:27:00

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2011-02-09 07:53:48

In a new report released by the National Climatic Data Center, researchers said January was colder and, quite surprisingly, drier than normal for the United States.

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2010-07-10 07:40:00

Depending on where you lived in the United States this June, chances are it was warm, wet and windy!

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2010-01-07 13:20:00

With the recent emergence of record-breaking cold snaps all over the world, climate experts say that it doesn’t disprove global warming, but is only a blip in the long-term heating trend.

2008-10-08 03:00:22

By Baggerly, Jennifer Ferretti, Larissa K What is the impact of natural disasters on students' statewide assessment scores? To answer this question, Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) scores of 55,881 students in grades 4 through 10 were analyzed to determine if there were significant decreases after the 2004 hurricanes.

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2007-02-28 11:52:38

Atmospheric scientists have uncovered fresh evidence to support the hotly debated theory that global warming has contributed to the emergence of stronger hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean.

2007-01-09 16:27:51

Last year was the warmest on record for the United States, with readings pushed over higher than normal by the unusual and unseasonably warm weather during the last half of December.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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