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House Science chair seeks to carve out an independent NOAA

NOAA satellite image showing Hurricane Ian nearing the coast of Florida on Sept. 28, 2022.
Herb Scribner
Updated Jan 31, 2023 - Energy & Environment

Dangerous ice storm underway as Arctic air surges south

An image of the winter weather hitting the United States.

Critical climate thresholds may be nearer than thought: study finds

Illustration of a metal dial with the Earth on it, turned upward.

New Zealand's flood-hit largest city braces for second atmospheric river

First look: Clean water for Texas colonias

Photo illustration of an elderly person resting on a cane, a large dripping faucet and desert landscape.

Horn of Africa may see record sixth straight failed rainy season

A woman tries to get clean water in Kajiado, Kenya, during a severe drought.

Biden slams climate change doubters while surveying storm damage

Rebecca Falconer
Updated Jan 19, 2023 - Politics & Policy

Biden bolsters California disaster declaration as storm death toll rises

In an aerial view, floodwaters cover an agricultural area after the Salinas River overflowed its banks on January 13, 2023 in Salinas, California.

UN leader bashes fossil fuel producers at Davos

Photo illustration of UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres beside oil barrels with shapes in the background.