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Hurricane hunters are flying through Ian’s powerful winds to forecast intensity...

Jason Dunion, University of Miami As Hurricane Ian intensifies on its way toward the Florida coast, hurricane hunters are...

What is a heat dome? An atmospheric scientist explains the weather...

William Gallus, Iowa State University A heat dome occurs when a persistent region of high pressure traps heat over...

Tornadoes, climate change and why Dixie is the new Tornado Alley

Ernest Agee, Purdue University Tornadoes tore up homes in New Orleans and its suburbs and were reported in communities...

Cloud seeding might not be as promising as drought-troubled states hope

William R. Cotton, Colorado State University Forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued their U.S. spring outlook...

Pollen season is getting longer and more intense with climate change...

Yingxiao Zhang, University of Michigan and Allison L. Steiner, University of Michigan Brace yourselves, allergy suffers – new research...

Tonga eruption was so intense, it caused the atmosphere to ring...

Kevin Hamilton, University of Hawaii The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai eruption reached an explosive crescendo on Jan. 15, 2022. Its...

How the Earth’s tilt creates short, cold January days

Deanna Hence, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Above the equator, winter officially begins in December. But in many areas,...

Wild weather: 4 essential reads about tornadoes and thunderstorms

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Springtime in the U.S. is frequently a season for thunderstorms, which can spawn tornadoes. These...

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The world is facing a global sand crisis

Aurora Torres, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research; Jianguo "Jack" Liu, Michigan State University; Jodi Brandt, Boise State University, and Kristen Lear, University of...