July 11, 2014; 4:34 AM ET
After the intensity and number of thunderstorms diminish into Friday, the weekend will bring fairly typical warmth and humidity for the middle of July. more >
Thunderstorms, some heavy, late Sunday afternoon through Monday evening
Jul 11, 2014; 6:52 AM ET The Northeast should be mostly rain free for the weekend, but thunderstorms that reach Chicago by tomorrow will reach the East Coast late Sunday and Monday.
Rising temperatures in the Arctic are changing the nesting patterns of sandpipers and phalaropes, as the migratory birds are showing up to breed on the Alaskan shoreline a week earlier than normal, researchers say.
Colorado Ski Country USA announced at the association’s 51st Annual Meeting that statewide skier visits totaled an estimated 12.6 million for the 2013/14 ski season, thereby making it the best season on record in the state.
There were 4,503,269 skier and rider visits, nearly identical to last year’s near-record numbers.
Aug 30, 2012; 5:00 AM ET If you're longing to ski the Alps or swim in the Great Barrier Reef, you may be running out of time. A changing climate may beat you to the punch line. Valerie Smock has more.