Droughts, Deluges, and Dipoles

Opinion piece examines how the U.S. West went from drought to deluge.

Hotter Days, Heavier Rains Projected for United States

Many types of extreme events will increase in size and frequency in the future. That is the conclusion of climate experts who recently compared climate models to observed data. The scientists evaluated global climate models’ simulations of extreme events in the United States. They also examined the models’ future projections of the frequency and magnitude…