NHC Raises Flash Flood Alerts in Texas as Potentially Deadly Hurricane Pamela Draws Closer
Tropical Storm Warning Pamela will not only represent a serious threat to Mexico, where it is projected to make landfall as a hurricane but its effects will also be felt in areas of the United States as it moves inland.
Rare Snow Leopard in South Dakota Zoo Succumbs to Suspected COVID-19 After Breathing Problems
Covid-19 may have killed a large cat at the Great Plains Zoo in South Dakota, zoo authorities said over the weekend.
8 Million People May Lose Access to Clean Water as Rotting Ship Worsens Oil Spill in Red Sea
An oil spill in the Red Sea caused by a decaying ship might have considerably worse consequences than expected, with 8 million people losing access to clean water and Yemen's Red Sea fishing stock being decimated in three weeks.
Solar Storm Warning: Massive Geomagnetic Solar Flare is Set to Hit Earth
A massive solar storm is expected to hit Earth today, potentially wreaking havoc on electrical infrastructures and satellites throughout the globe.
Extreme Weather Casualty Rates are Going Down, But Global Warming May Change That
Despite an almost threefold rise in the number of weather and climate-related catastrophes documented globally over the last 50 years, the number of deaths linked to such disasters has decreased.
Scientists Uses AI to Understand How Disastrous Climate Change Really is
Some issues are so large that they are particularly difficult to see. The perfect example of such a problem is climate change.
What Makes Us Human? This Often Overlooked DNA May Provide Answers
Human DNA is remarkably similar to that of the chimpanzee, our closest living relative in evolutionary terms. However, researchers from Lund University in Sweden have discovered a previously unknown portion of human DNA, known as non-coded DNA, that appears to contribute to a distinction that, despite our similarities.
87 Ultramarathoners Rescued From Near-Whiteout Blizzard-Like Experience in Utah
On Saturday, Ms. Stowell of Ogden, Utah, was one of 87 ultramarathoners rescued in the Wasatch Mountain range north of Salt Lake City after being trapped in 12 to 18 inches of snow and "near whiteout conditions," according to the Davis County Sheriff's Office.
Look Up: How to Properly See this Month's Halley's Comet
The Orionids will be visible in the Northern Hemisphere from October 16 to 24, so it's almost time to gaze skyward.
Lone Beluga Whale Discovered More than a Thousand Miles Away From Home in Seattle
No one knows why a sizeable white whale is swimming off the coast of Seattle.
Developing Storm in Atlantic Coast Can Bring Strong Winds and Flooding in US Coasts
"An area of low pressure continues to meander off the Carolina coast, posing the Atlantic basin's main tropical danger for the next few days," meteorologist Thomas Geiger said.
Snow will Cover a Significant Area of the Northwest in the Following Weeks
A powerful, winter-like storm is expected to sweep through the Rockies next week, bringing broad accumulating snowfall that will be a pleasant sight for snow enthusiasts and benefit ski resorts early in the season. Instead of inches, snowfall totals might be reported in feet.
Why is Elon Musk Moving Tesla's Headquarters to Texas?
Tesla, founded in Silicon Valley in the early 2000s, is relocating its headquarters to Texas, where billionaire CEO Elon Musk already resides, while the company will continue to manufacture automobiles in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Oil Spill Investigators Claimed that Pipeline Damage may Have Happened Months Before
The US Coast Guard said Friday that an anchor likely damaged an underwater oil pipeline in Southern California many months to a year before a break spilled tens of thousands of gallons of petroleum.
Signs of Sustained Water Interaction Found in Mars' Jezero Crater
Since landing at Jezero crater on Mars in February, the Perseverance rover and its team of scientists on Earth have been hard at work examining the crater's bottom, which previously housed an old lake. Perseverance and the Mars 2020 mission are searching for indications of ancient life on Mars and building a sample cache that may be returned to Earth for further analysis.