May 1, 2016; 9:27 AM ET
Rounds of rain will bring good news for unusually dry portions of the northeastern United States to start May. more >
Expect rainy weather Wednesday afternoon through Friday afternoon
The northern part of the world's largest coral reef ecosystem is experiencing "the worst mass bleaching event in its history," according to a statement released Tuesday (March 29) by the Australian Research Council.
A new study could help forecasters give farmers, cities and utilities more time to prepare by identifying a pattern of Pacific Ocean temperatures that seems to precede major heat events in the eastern US.