A late-season hurricane is moving up the East Coast. Is Sandy a result of climate change? Check in with Evan Myers and Dan Kottlowski.
The first three-quarters of this year the warmest such period on record globally going back to 1880.
At the current pace, this year will easily end up as the warmest year on record globally.
The risk of flooding similar to Hurricane Sandy in the New York City area is likely to be significantly higher by the end of the century.
Human-caused climate change has nearly doubled the amount of area burned by western U.S. forest fires over the past 30 years.
Evidence of climate change.
No surprise, August 2016 was the warmest August on record for global land/ocean surface combined, according to NOAA.