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Building climate and coastal resilience in the OBX

This story originally appeared on Climate.gov's sister site, the United States. Climate Resilience Toolkit.  Nags Head can't ignore the rising sea Dare County, in North Carolina’s Outer Banks—known colloquially as "the OBX"—is a dynamic barrier…

Climate & French fries

Established in 1960, The Original Hot Dog Shop served generations of students and locals near the University of Pittsburgh. Named for its hot dogs, “The O,” as it was often called, was arguably better known for its fries. Cooked twice in…

The Weather and Climate Toolkit

Making climate and weather data manageable Visualizing data makes it easier to understand exactly how an extreme weather event affected people’s lives, livelihoods, and property and how those things can be affected in the future.  …

Diagnosing bias In Labrador Sea models

Identifying biases in ocean models will improve understanding. Credit: Pixabay A new study supported by the Climate Program Office’s Climate Variability & Predictability (CVP) Program describes how Earth…

Global climate summary for January 2024

Highlights Temperatures were above average over much of the globe, but the eastern United States, most of Europe and a few other areas were cooler than average.  There is a 22% chance that 2024 will be the warmest year in NOAA, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s…

Ionizing Spotlight of Active Galactic Nucleus

4.1. Surveys of Nearby AGNsThe study of individual unique extended ionization cones shades light into the history of AGN triggering and fading of specific galaxies. The smaller and fainter analogue of HV was found in the post-merger…

The Importance of Bee-Ing Together

Bees come in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. This diversity plays a critical role in the health of flowers and farms. Scientists call it the "insurance effect," a great variety of bees working together to pollinate specific…

The Importance of Bee-Ing Together

Bees come in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. This diversity plays a critical role in the health of flowers and farms. Scientists call it the "insurance effect," a great variety of bees working together to pollinate specific…

Tiny new moons have been spotted orbiting Neptune and Uranus

The planets Uranus (left) and Neptune (right) have a few additional moonsNASA, The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, ESA, Mark Showalter (SETI Institute), Amy Simon (NASA, The National Aeronautics and Space Administration-GSFC), Andrew I. Hsu, Michael H. Wong (UC Berkeley) Astronomers have spotted new…

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