Rain-on-snow flood risk to increase in many U.S. mountain regions

Oroville Dam

Flooding caused by rain falling on snowpack could more than double by the end of this century in some areas of the western U.S. and Canada due to climate change.

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Measuring snowfall in Antarctica

An image of Antarctica

Scientists set out to understand how much snow is feeding the Antarctic ice sheets and whether it is enough to offset the ice lost to the ocean.

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Hurricanes: A bit stronger, a bit slower, and a lot wetter in a warmer climate

Hurricane Ike

A new analysis compares 22 recent hurricanes with their likely future selves at the end of this century.

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