The phenomenon of freezing rain: What causes the dangerous winter weather element that can paralyze cities.
“What we have seen this past year will likely be routine in about 15 years, although regionally the details will vary considerably,” says climate expert Kevin Trenberth.
Try it yourself! With a little preparation and a good camera and with a macro lens, you can take your own photos of snowflakes.
Two satellite images show the contrast between the flooded Mississippi River this month and the same area last year. Check out the difference!
Researchers found that extreme heat and drought between 1964 and 2007 account for about a 10% decline in global cereal crop production.
Cloud streets are long rows of cumulus clouds that are oriented parallel to the direction of the wind. Check out these cool images!
Like all Antarctic journeys in the early 1900s, the search for magnetic south was grueling. The outcome was unclear, but the effort is still remembered.
Killer sushi, stoned dolphins, and zombies; the puffer fish is an animal steeped in scandal.
Wildfires burned more than 10 million acres of land in the United States in 2015, a year marked by intense drought across much of the west.