Climate & the Environment
- Climate Data (3)
- Global Warming (12)
- Ozone Information (7)
- Polar Climate (1)
- Weather and Politics (2)
- Weather and Society (3)
The Warmest Years on Record
The race for the title of 'warmest year on record' is on. Scientists have finally collected the land and ocean temperatures for all of 2010 with a startling conclusion...
The Top 10 Warmest Januarys to Decembers in the U.S.
A running list of which years held the warmest of each calendar month.
Global Warming vs. Climate Change
Global Warming Vs. Climate Change - What is the difference?
Is Air Quality Worse Midweek vs. Weekends?
Humans seem to be the culprits for air pollution in an amazing discovery made via NASA satellites. While air pollutants can come from both natural and artificial sources, humans are actually making certain days of the week worse. Find out which days of the week you are at the most risk for low air quality related health problems.
Taking Earth's Temperature
While it is now widely accepted that our planet is warming, the debate is far from over. This slideshow will help you make an informed decision about which cause (natural, anthropogenic, or maybe even a bit of both) is leading recent trends.
Weather changes depending on Earth's seasons, but does it cause them?
Why are storms so common in springtime?
Why are storms so common in springtime? Find out!
How Weather Affects Fall Colors
Contrary to popular belief, weather doesn't cause leaves to change color; but it does determine color intensity and arrival.
What is the Difference Between Weather and Climate?
The difference between weather and climate is easy to describe. Find out the difference between weather versus climate in this essay.
How Weather Affects Your Health and Mood
Find out how things like air pressure, air quality, and a changing climate can take their toll on your health and mood.