Scientists in California are introducing a scale to measure “atmospheric rivers,” the weather phenomenon that can dump massive quantities of Pacific Ocean water on the West Coast, carrying it through the air from as far away as Hawaii.
Complete Article From the publisher.A new El Niño is brewing in the tropical Pacific, threatening an uptick in global temperatures and extreme weather. Scientists around the world have been tracking the looming El Niño — […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Our current rate of warming will quickly lead us back to a climate that predates the evolution of modern humans, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National […]
Complete Article From the publisher.This story was originally published by the HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Ocean temperatures are rising faster than scientists previously concluded, according to an […]