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National Climate Assessment — Resources

National Climate Assessment — Resources

Nov 3, 2017

The U.S. Global Change Research Program released the Climate Science Special Report.

State of the Climate

State of the Climate

Aug 10, 2017

The 2016 State of the Climate Report was released today from the American Meteorological Society. This is the 27th annual report, which was led by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (formerly NCDC). The report represents the work of nearly 500 scientists from more than 60 countries.

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

Aug 9, 2017

In celebration of National Farmers Market week, we show how local farmers are helping the climate by using practices that reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide.

Earth Day 2017

Earth Day 2017

Apr 20, 2017

This Earth Day, we step back to see what earth science has taught us about the planet, and for more than a century we have known that carbon dioxide is warming our world.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

Nov 7, 2016

As the next United Nations gets underway in Morocco (known as COP22), we compare the current average annual range of high temperatures to their projections for 2100 using two different greenhouse gas emissions scenarios.

WMO Greenhouse Gas Bulletin

WMO Greenhouse Gas Bulletin

Oct 24, 2016

The World Meteorological Organization's Greenhouse Gas Bulletin is published annually to report on the latest trends in atmospheric concentrations of the most important long-lived greenhouse gases: carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), and nitrous oxide (N2O).

400ppm in Context

400ppm in Context

Jun 26, 2016

Analysis of ancient air bubbles recovered from deep within Antarctic ice indicates that current level of atmospheric carbon dioxide is the highest in at least 800,000 years.

Allergies Ahead (Pollen)

Allergies Ahead (Pollen)

Apr 27, 2016

There has been an increase in respiratory illnesses triggered by a rise in pollen in recent decades.

WMO Statement on the Status of the Global Climate in 2015

WMO Statement on the Status of the Global Climate in 2015

Mar 21, 2016

This is the first global release of climate graphics and information for weather presenters by WMO and Climate Central.

Spring Arriving Earlier

Spring Arriving Earlier

Mar 2, 2016

Spring is arriving earlier in the U.S., and on the current greenhouse emissions path, it may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.

Major Milestones

Major Milestones

Dec 9, 2015

Major milestones in carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration and average global temperature have been reached.

State of the Climate 2014

State of the Climate 2014

Jul 16, 2015

NOAA released the annual State of the Climate report, published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

Poison Ivy

Poison Ivy

Jun 24, 2015

More carbon dioxide (CO2) means larger poison ivy plants.

World Oceans Day & Ocean Acidification

World Oceans Day & Ocean Acidification

Jun 8, 2015

The oceans absorb about a quarter of the carbon dioxide (CO2) humans produce every year.

More CO2 = More Pollen

More CO2 = More Pollen

Apr 8, 2015

Pollen counts have already doubled since 1900, and are projected to nearly double again by 2060.

Thanksgiving Travel

Thanksgiving Travel

Nov 25, 2014

Since greenhouse gas emissions are the primary cause for global warming, we take a look at how different modes of transportation are contributing to the overall carbon footprint.

Future Summers in Your City

Future Summers in Your City

Jul 9, 2014

We've calculated your city's projected summer high temperature for the end of this century, then show you which city is experiencing those temperatures today.