May 7, 2015; 4:04 AM ET Thunderstorms near the Red River Valley have rainfall rates of three inches per hour which is leading to flooding.
Climate model simulations will be closer to actual observations if they include a representation of the so-called Iris Effect, according to new research.
A recent peer-reviewed study states that this most recent slow-down in global warming will make no difference on how much the planet will warm by the year 2100.
A new Duke university study suggests that global warming is not progressing as quickly as it would under the worst-case emissions, but more like the middle-of-the-road warming scenario.
The Northern Hemisphere just had their warmest March since 1880.
April 10th, 2015 will be the 200th anniversary of the eruption of Mt. Tambora in Indonesia. This massive volcanic eruption left over 60,000 dead and triggered a year without a summer in 1816 over a large portion of the Northern Hemisphere.
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