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Climate change is putting food safety at risk more often, and...

Elena N. Naumova, Tufts University Every year, almost 1 in 6 Americans gets a foodborne illness, and about 3,000...

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...

Grim 2022 drought outlook for Western US offers warnings for the...

Imtiaz Rangwala, University of Colorado Boulder Much of the western U.S. has been in the grip of an unrelenting...

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...

2021’s climate disasters revealed an east-west weather divide, with one side...

Shuang-Ye Wu, University of Dayton Alongside a lingering global pandemic, the year 2021 was filled with climate disasters, some...

Evacuations ordered as a powerful storm heads for California’s wildfire burn...

Amir AghaKouchak, University of California, Irvine Officials issued evacuation orders for people living downhill from several of California’s wildfire...

When hotter and drier means more – but eventually less –...

Maureen C Kennedy, University of Washington; Don McKenzie, University of Washington, and Jeremy Littell, US Geological Survey There is...

Coral reef scientists raise alarm as climate change decimates ocean ecosystems...

Sam Purkis, University of Miami The Chagos Archipelago is one of the most remote, seemingly idyllic places on Earth....

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