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January 15, 2020: Last year was the second-warmest year ever recorded and the past decade the hottest on record, NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced on Wednesday.Global surface temperatures in 2019 were cooler than only...
January 15, 2020: The past five years have been the warmest of the last 140 years, with 2016 taking the hottest spot.
January 15, 2020: Last year's data collected by NOAA and NASA is the latest confirmation that the Earth is steadily getting hotter. The planet is now about 1 degree Celsius warmer than it was in the mid-20th century.
January 15, 2020: Last year was the second warmest in recorded history, according to scientists as NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
January 9, 2020: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's annual climate report says the U.S. experienced another year of extreme weather in 2019. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardeli joins CBSN to discuss the report.
December 11, 2019: Climate change is causing chaos in the Bering Sea, home to one of America's largest fisheries, an example of how rising temperatures can rapidly change ecosystems important to the economy, U.S. federal government scientists said in a report on Tuesday.
December 10, 2019: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released its annual report card detailing the dramatic impact of climate change on the Arctic region. CBS News' Danya Bacchus reports from Los Angeles.
November 22, 2019: Mr. Myers, whose nomination had stalled in the Senate, said medical issues made leading the agency “impractical.” Some Democrats had questioned his ties to a family-run private forecasting company.
November 21, 2019: President Trump's much-scrutinized pick to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Barry Myers, has withdrawn from consideration, citing health concerns.The White House confirmed his withdrawal.Myers's nomination was...
November 20, 2019: 2019 is poised to be either the second or third-warmest year on record, according to newly released data from the U.S. government.
November 18, 2019: Arctic sea ice receded to record lows in October, according to data released Monday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association.Ice coverage recorded in October was 32.2 percent below the 1981-2010 average, according to the NOAA, and the 10...
November 8, 2019: After Trump wrongly warned that Hurricane Dorian would hit Alabama, federal scrambled to get correct information out.
October 31, 2019: A team of researchers searching for monk seals on a remote Hawaiian island instead found a message in a bottle from a 1998 Washington state kindergarten class.
October 23, 2019: This upcoming winter may be warmer overall, but government forecasters are advising that there may be some large
October 17, 2019: Don’t expect a particularly harsh winter, but one that features a lot of mood swings.
October 16, 2019: Last month tied for the warmest September since temperatures began being recorded in 1880, according to the National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration.
October 10, 2019: A new letter from the House Science Committee chair reveals new information on the origins of the controversial NOAA statement backing President Trump's false Hurricane Dorian claims.
October 3, 2019: One of the top federal weather forecasters in the U.S. died suddenly in rough seas off the coast of North Carolina on Monday.
September 20, 2019: Temperatures through December are forecast to be above average across the entire Lower 48 and Alaska.
September 18, 2019: Four former administrators for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are objecting to what they call “political attacks” against the agency and criticizing the Trump administration and the agency leaders after controversy...
September 16, 2019: A pro-democracy group sued the Trump administration Monday to force the release of public documents they believe will shed light on politicization of science at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).Democracy Forward filed the...
September 16, 2019: WAIT, THERE’S ANOTHER CLIMATE FORUM?: Five of the leading Democratic presidential hopefuls have not confirmed their participation in an MSNBC climate forum slated for this week.Front-runner and former Vice President Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen....
September 14, 2019: The email marked an apparent effort to repair damage from an unusual Sept. 6 statement that sided with President Trump rather than agency weather forecasters.
September 13, 2019: Also this week, how to get a tax break for installing solar panels
September 12, 2019: Lawmakers, Commerce Department launch investigations into NOAA’s decision to back Trump over forecasters.