The severe weather season, though broadly spanning March through August across the United States, is actually quite regional.
In general, in temperate countries like the U.S., dry cold air is a favorable condition for flu transmission.
In the Northern Hemisphere area that was colder than 23 degrees, this year’s winter season ended up as the fifth warmest of the last 72.
Warm-weather records for parts of Antarctica were set on both Feb. 6 and Feb. 9.
Snow sparkle is caused by light reflecting off ice crystals that have settled on the top of the snow.
The swollen Pearl River appeared to crest in Mississippi’s capital, Jackson, but more rain was forecast. It's a “precarious situation,” Missis…
Bitterly cold temperatures persisted across the northern U.S. while days of torrential rain in the Southeast left rising rivers, falling trees…
Geoengineering describes how people could intervene in the Earth's functions to slow down or reverse the effects of climate change.
The North Fork Toutle River roars with high runoff at the fish collection facility Feb. 7.
A winter storm in the central United States dropped snow as far south as Texas on Wednesday while areas of the Deep South were at risk of seve…
Evidence of the presence of water in our atmosphere is ubiquitous.
At any given time of the year, there are about 50 active volcanoes across the globe. Rarely does one affect global weather and climate.
Ice fog is a type of fog consisting of fine ice crystals suspended in the air.