Watch cold front creep across the U.S.
October 8, 2012, 11 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet
Temperatures will rise to more seasonable levels for most areas of the United States later this week, despite the cold snap.
Tropical storm Nadine just won't die
October 2, 2012, 10:53 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
Nadine sprang back to life like a meteorological zombie, going from hurricane to tropical storm back to hurricane and is now a tropical storm again.
NASA investigating tropical cyclones
September 12, 2012, 1:35 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet
Specialized planes gather data that will be of use to forecasters and scientists seeking to better understand how tropical cyclones form and behave.
Drought-ridden soils may spur on rain
September 12, 2012, 1:03 p.m. by Charles Q. Choi, OurAmazingPlanet
Researchers discovered that heat from the land would build up in the atmosphere, and when coupled with moisture, could bring more rain.
National Geographic comments on recent extreme weather with stunning photos
September 7, 2012, 10:13 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Staff
The latest edition of National Geographic illustrates extreme weather phenomena with breathtaking photos.
Will Hurricane Isaac be a 'drought killer'?
August 29, 2012, 1:02 p.m. by Andrea Mustain, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer
The added moisture could prove a huge help to the region's shriveled pastures, but it's too late to save the withered crops.
Tropical Storm Isaac predicted to erode beaches and dunes
August 27, 2012, 1:42 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Staff
Just months after Tropical Storm Debby, Tropical Storm Isaac will be akin to a 'one-two punch for beaches and dunes across the southeast coast of the U.S.
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