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Biggest Rivers Are Overhead

Atmospheric rivers can carry the same amount of water vapor as 15 to 20 Mississippi Rivers—and deliver punishing winds, too. Christopher Intagliata reports. 

March 3, 2017 — Christopher Intagliata

Boomtown, Flood Town

Climate change will bring more frequent and fierce rainstorms to cities like Houston

December 8, 2016 — Neena Satija, Kiah Collier, Al Shaw, ProPublica and The Texas Tribune
La Niña Likely to Exacerbate Southern Drought

La Niña Likely to Exacerbate Southern Drought

The climate event brings warm, drier weather to the southern U.S., but thankfully its effects will likely be short-lived this year

November 11, 2016 — Andrea Thompson and Climate Central
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