Climate change denier Kenneth Haapala was allegedly removed from the NOAA transition team after employees expressed their disappointment over the decision. Administration representative argued that Haapala no longer has a position in the team.
NOAA released the first image of the Earth taken by the new GOES-16 satellite. The satellite that can produce high-resolution images will help forecasters give more accurate weather observations.
A survey conducted by the country's Environment Ministry revealed that 70 percent of the coral in the Sekisei lagoon area has already fallen victim to coral bleaching.
Global warming has been affecting different members of the environment, including shellfish. A new study has revealed that the warming waters could trigger the rise of toxins in shellfish, which is a health hazard for humans.
The frequency of large-scale tornado outbreaks, or sequences of tornadoes that occur in close succession, have been increasing in the United States.
New data supports controversial NOAA study that said the climate change slowdown doesn't exist.
A previously unidentified call heard in the Mariana Trench could be a new baleen whale call as reported by the Oregon State University researchers who recorded and analyzed the sound. The scientists at Oregon State University's Marine Science Center have dubbed the sound the 'Western Pacific Biotwang.'
After getting stranded for 10 days in the shallow waters of Moriches Bay in Long Island, authorities have euthanized the 25-foot-long humpback whale.
Most people aren't familiar with pteropod,s but they’re very familiar with the fish that eat it. Commercially valuable fish such as salmon, sablefish, and rock sole all consume the pteropod. However, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and partner scientists have linked the concentration of human-caused carbon dioxide in waters off the U.S. Pacific coast to the dissolving of pterapod shells.
A new study sheds light on a possible explanation of the so-called “global warming hiatus” trend – the temporary slowdown of global mean surface temperatures that happened between 1998 and 2013.
The new GOES-R satellite was successfully launched into space last Nov. 19. The next generation satellite is more powerful than its predecessors and it promises to revolutionize the country's weather forecasting system.
GOES-R, the next-gen weather satellite, was finally given a go signal to launch on Saturday, Nov. 19, as weather forecasts predict favorable weather on launch day.
Hurricane Seymour was seen strengthening into a major hurricane in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
The launch of the most-anticipated weather satellite GOES-R has been delayed by Hurricane Matthew. But NOAA is working to finally deploy the satellite in November this year.