Climate & Weather

8 things to know about the vernal equinox

Why are Earth-observing satellites so important?

What caused this strange code-like pattern to form on an Icelandic lake?

NOAA's lightning tracker makes flashy debut

Why does rain smell?

Azaleas are the talk of the town as Masters Week approaches

Do piles of snow in California's Sierras mean the 5-year-drought is over?

What are megaslumps, and how do they threaten our planet?

Is spring early this year? Oh yes, and these maps spell out where

How volcanoes can make planets more habitable

Thought-provoking 'Love Song' is a call to action on climate

What is an atmospheric river?