Why rainbow lightning is so rare
August 17, 2015, 10:23 a.m. by Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
Spotting the two phenomena together requires raindrops and a lot of luck.
Watch a thunderstorm's life flash before your eyes
June 19, 2015, 4:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new time-lapse video captures the rise and fall of a stationary supercell thunderstorm over South Dakota.
Climate change doesn't exist in Florida, apparently
March 10, 2015, 10:07 a.m. by Russell McLendon
One of the states most at risk from climate change has reportedly banned officials from using the phrase 'climate change.'
Meet the bioswale, New York's new weapon in the war against water pollution
November 13, 2014, 5:46 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A sizable army of bioswales — aka 'those weird sloped mini-gardens with pebbles' — will help prevent overwhelmed sewers from discharging waste into NYC waterways during storms.
Living Breakwaters: Coastal resiliency project wins 2014 Buckminster Fuller Challenge
October 29, 2014, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A project centered around artificial oyster reefs and the engagement of storm-impacted communities takes home humanitarian design's most prestigious prize.
See the climate change poem that made the U.N. cry
September 24, 2014, 10:58 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A young poet from the Marshall Islands reportedly 'brought world leaders to tears' at the U.N. Climate Summit.
Watch a monster arcus cloud sweep over Kansas City
September 4, 2014, 4:06 p.m. by Russell McLendon
An epic new time-lapse video follows the front edge of a thunderstorm as it darkens downtown K.C.
Foreclosed homes: Stormwater management's secret weapon?
August 27, 2014, 7 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Will razing abandoned properties in flood-ravaged neighborhoods stop flooding in the basements of homes that people live in?