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Climate Matters in the Newsroom
Aug 21, 2019
Extreme heat index days—when heat and humidity make it difficult for the body to cool itself off during workouts—have been increasing in cities across the country.
Aug 21, 2019
A new Climate Central report finds an increase in days with an extreme heat index, which greatly impact outdoor sports and the risk of heat illnesses.
Aug 1, 2018
The number of consecutive hot summer days, or heat streaks, is increasing in much of the U.S., impacting sports camps and events such as the Little League World Series.
Jun 13, 2018
Golf courses are adapting to climate change by researching, developing, and installing turfgrasses that are more tolerant of extremes.
Feb 14, 2018
Since the first Daytona 500 in 1959, the average high temperature in Daytona Beach during late February has risen 3.9°F.
Feb 7, 2018
The long term viability of some host cities for Olympic Winter Games is at risk. While this year’s games are getting off to a very cold start, warming winters will make some previous host cities unsuitable in the future.
Sep 27, 2017
Football season is getting warmer in all 30 of the cities with an NFL team.
Feb 1, 2017
As climate change warms up winter, it will be more difficult to participate in our winter sports and recreation activities, a trend which will negatively impact the economy in 75% of states.
Aug 3, 2016
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games begin this Friday in Rio de Janeiro.
Mar 30, 2016
The swing in temperatures during the baseball season varies by city, as does the time of year when the season is the hottest.
Feb 2, 2016
Early February bring the Super Bowl, which can be a big weather-related event.
Aug 12, 2015
Exercising in the summer heat raises the risk of heat-related illnesses, as it is more difficult for the body to cool itself.
Feb 5, 2014
If global warming continues unabated, only 6 of the 19 previous host cities could host the Winter Games again by the 2080s.
Jan 29, 2014
Here are some of the coldest NFL cities along with some historical snowfall facts to share with your viewers in the run up to Super Bowl Sunday.