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After you see these incredible visualizations, you'll never be able to think of a hurricane the same way again. 
Newly released visualizations provide the most detailed look to date of Hurricane Sandy's intensity.
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Contrary to drumbeat from climate skeptics, Arctic sea ice is not recovered. Not yet, anyway. (And probably not anytime soon.)
Arctic sea ice extent fell to the 6th-lowest on record this year, a rebound from 2012 but a short-lived one, experts said.
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Boulder sets annual rainfall record after seeing a whopping 17 inches in 1 wk. If that doesn't sound like much to you, their typical ANNUAL rainfall is about 20 inches.
Boulder, Colorado set a record for its wettest year on record as rescue operations continue in the wake of massive flooding.
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Major new US/UK climate study shows ties between climate change and 2012 extreme events. But not for all of the events studied...
Global warming increased the odds and severity of some of the extreme weather events in 2012, according to an international team of scientists.
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My story on the upcoming Western heat wave...
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Some startling statistics about the divide between drought-stricken areas in Oklahoma and flooded parts of the state.
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Key numbers and charts in the new IPCC #climate  report.
The IPCC's new climate science report contains vital charts about the future of our climate, and they're not pretty.
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An update on where global temps stand for 2013, and why we're not likely to see the year set a new global record.
August 2013 was the fourth-warmest such month on record for the globe, with the warmest ocean temperatures.
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This graphic shows the scale of the rainfall in Boulder, Colo. Took them from one of their drier years on record to nearly their wettest in just 2 days!

http://www.climatecentral.org/news/biblical-1000-year-deluge-strikes-colorado-did-global-warming-play-a-role-16474
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Crucial storage area for carbon is going up in smoke at a rate that is unprecedented in at least 10,000 years, a new study found.
Boreal forests, which contain huge amounts of buried carbon, are burning at an unprecedented rate, according to a new study.
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A new study shows that events like the Alberta floods may happen far more frequently in a warming world, especially in a few places that are especially ill-prepared to deal with them.
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The satellite had an attitude problem and needed to be outgassed. 

Seriously. (Not sure why I find satellite terminology to be so ridiculous, but ...)
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Senior climate reporter for Mashable
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  • Mashable Inc.
    Senior Climate Reporter, 203 - present
  • Climate Central
    Senior Science Writer, 2009 - present
  • Climate Central
    Managing Editor of Online Content and Climate Policy Analyst, 2010 - 2014
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