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- June 22, 2016
Scorching heat in the U.S. Southwest in mid-June 2016 broke daily records for this time of year. In many locations, temperatures ranked in the top five warmest days for any time of year.
- June 21, 2016
A non-stop parade of thunderstorms pounded parts of Europe during the end of May and beginning of June.
- Department:June 6, 2016
This year's Atlantic hurricane outlook comes with relatively high uncertainty. One challenge: figuring out if the Atlantic Ocean climate pattern that favors active hurricane seasons has shifted gears.
- May 6, 2016
Unusually warm water along Australia's Great Barrier Reef has led to record-breaking coral bleaching.
- Department:May 3, 2016
Based on rainfall changes alone, half of the island groups in a recent study were projected to get drier by the end of the century. When scientists also accounted for more evaporation due to rising temperatures, nearly three-quarters of the islands studied were projected to face freshwater stress.