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Heat waves and floods shattered records. Fires ravaged the Arctic and the Amazon. This was the climate crisis in 2019.
Here's how climate change drove record-breaking extreme weather this year, as Arctic sea ice reached new lows as carbon emissions reached new highs.
A bomb cyclone has impacted 25 US states, causing flooding, white-out conditions, and power outages — here’s what that is
The recent bomb cyclone moving across the US grounded 1,300 flights, left 84,000 homes without power, and killed at least one person.
A cat who was found frozen and buried under snow during the polar vortex has thawed out and made a full recovery
Fluffy the cat was brought into the Animal Clinic fo Kalispell, Montana, on January 31, when temperatures hit a low of 9F.
In the midst of the polar vortex, 52 people completed this 135-mile ultramarathon in northern Minnesota— biking, skiing, and running through the...
In Minnesota, a crew of runners, skiers, and bikers decided the Polar Vortex was an excellent time for a 135-mile ultramarathon.
The polar vortex is currently sweeping through and snowing on the nation. But it's not the first of its kind.
The woman who booked hotel rooms for 70 homeless people in Chicago during the polar vortex says she impulsively rented rooms on her credit card before...
Candice Payne said she impulsively charged 20 hotel rooms on her credit card after hearing that 70 homeless people were stranded with no heat.
A FedEx worker was reportedly found dead outside a delivery hub in Illinois as temperatures dipped below -30 degrees
A 69-year-old FedEx worker was found dead on Thursday outside a delivery hub in East Moline, Illinois, the ABC affiliate WQAD reported.
The polar vortex engulfing the US has left 21 people dead. Here’s why events like this might be getting more common.
A record cold snap in the US has left 21 dead. Here's what makes these polar-vortex events so dangerous and why we may see more of them in the future.
The frigid polar vortex that killed 21 people is on the way out — and temperatures are due to spike by up to 80 degrees
The polar vortex is ending, and temperatures will rapidly rise. But the thaw creates new problems, and some areas could get winter weather next week.
Deaths have been recorded in Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, and Illinois, where temperatures in some places have plunged to their lowest recorded levels.