Tag: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

How climate change exacerbates conditions that can spawn lethal tornadoes | PBS NewsHour
The deadly tornado outbreak that tore through communities from Arkansas to Illinois on the night of Dec. 10-11, 2021, was so unusual in its duration and strength, particularly for December, that a lot of people including the U.S. president are asking what role climate change might have played – and whether tornadoes will become more […]
Climate change threatens Michigan’s Fishtown and its historic shanties | PBS NewsHour Weekend
This story was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center, and is part of our ongoing series, ‘Peril and Promise: The Challenge of Climate Change.’ Carlson’s should be full of employees preparing smoked whitefish, salmon and trout to be shipped across the country. Instead, a demolition team is preserving the business by taking the ironic […]