Pacific forecasters agree El Nino has arrived

May 23, 2015

Pacific forecasters agree El Nino has arrived

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Three of the big meteorological agencies on the Pacific Rim now agree: El Nino has come. The Australian Bureau of Meteorology joined the U.S. Climate Prediction Center and Japan Meteorological Agency recently in declaring that sea-surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific are high enough ...

Obama, in Everglades, wades into climate change politics

Apr 23, 2015

Obama, in Everglades, wades into climate change politics

President Barack Obama strolled past reedy sawgrass and twisted mangrove tree roots in Florida’s Everglades on Wednesday, part of a push to get Americans thinking and talking about the damage climate change is causing close to home. Obama took a half-hour walk on the ...