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Rivers can suddenly change course – scientists used 50 years of...

Vamsi Ganti, University of California Santa Barbara Throughout history, important cities around the world have flourished along river banks....

Ocean heat is at record levels, with major consequences

Kevin Trenberth, University of Auckland The world witnessed record-breaking climate and weather disasters in 2021, from destructive flash floods...

Beavers offer lessons about managing water in a changing climate, whether...

Christine E. Hatch, UMass Amherst It’s no accident that both the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the California Institute...

Five climate-related factors to consider before buying a home

Chris Medland, University of Surrey In the UK, where house prices have reached historic highs and there is...

Wildfire burn scars can intensify and even create thunderstorms that lead...

William R. Cotton, Colorado State University Wildfires burn millions of acres of land every year, leaving changed landscapes that...

Hurricane Ida: 2 reasons for its record-shattering rainfall in NYC and...

Russ Schumacher, Colorado State University Record downpours from Hurricane Ida overwhelmed cities across the Northeast on Sept. 1, 2021,...

High-tide flood risk is accelerating, putting coastal economies at risk

Renee Collini, Mississippi State University As sea level rises, it can be easy to miss the subtlety of higher...

‘Managed retreat’ from climate disasters can reinvent cities so they’re better...

A.R. Siders, University of Delaware and Katharine Mach, University of Miami June’s record-breaking heat wave left more than 40...

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Edward Wasserman, University of Iowa My ears perked up when, in recent weeks, I heard Donald Trump and Ivan Pavlov mentioned twice in connection with...