August 18, 2012 | 7:00 AM
You’ve got hot questions. We’ve got hot answers.Thousands of you are joining us this week at our I’m Too Hot truck in downtown D.C. In exchange for an icy treat, we had a chance to talk with you about the connection between extreme weather and climate change! You had a lot of great questions for us when you came up to the truck. Here are some quick answers to the questions you asked us most often.
August 17, 2012 | 10:45 AM
Hey CNN and ABC: #ImTooHot. Tell us why.For weeks now, we have all been saying over and over “I’m too hot!” Well it’s a fact, not just a feeling — it is too hot. It’s also too rainy and too dry; our homes and farms are now more vulnerable than ever to drought and flooding, wildfires and mudslides. The media has been very busy telling us all about the weather and how “wacky” it’s been, but they’ve left out a crucial fact: that it is too hot because of climate change.
August 16, 2012 | 12:57 PM
3 Ways Richard Muller is Wrong About ClimateDr. Muller, a former climate skeptic, recently made headlines when he said the evidence is in and “global warming is real.” This is an important turn of events, but unfortunately Dr. Muller is still repeating a number of widely debunked myths about climate change. Here are just three that came up during a recent radio show.
August 13, 2012 | 7:20 AM
Hey DC: I'm. Too. Hot.Can you feel the heat? Well you're not alone, July was the hottest month in 118 years of U.S. records according to NOAA. But starting this Tuesday, August 14, you can come cool down with our traveling ice cream truck in our nation's capital: Washington, D.C.
August 10, 2012 | 10:20 AM
Fossil fuel companies are doing [redacted] to prepare for climate changeLast week, Ceres released a report called “Sustainable Extraction?” wherein it examined fossil fuel companies’ SEC disclosure of their climate and deepwater drilling risks.
August 09, 2012 | 1:40 PM
NASA scientist: “The future is here. And it is hot.”James Hansen's study finds that extreme heat occurs over 10 times more often now than in the 1950s, 60s and 70s. This isn’t based on a computer model — it’s actual observations of global temperatures.
August 03, 2012 | 12:15 PM
Of Johannesburg, Britney Spears and climate changeI was in Johannesburg, South Africa last week for a climate change meeting. Even though the meeting was about global solutions to carbon pollution, I couldn’t help wondering what local changes were in store for Johannesburg as a result of climate change.
August 02, 2012 | 1:15 PM
How is the drought affecting America? Find out here.You’ve seen the pictures in the news: Withered crops. Despondent farmers. And all around the country, people are feeling the impacts of the worst drought in decades in their neighborhoods and backyards.
July 31, 2012 | 8:35 AM
Hey Austin: I'm. Too. Hot.Are you starting to feel the heat? Is it feeling different than just hot summer weather? Scientists have found that climate change is putting extreme heat on steroids — resulting in more record highs than ever before and making heat waves more severe.
July 27, 2012 | 1:32 PM
No broken record: Heat may keep Olympians from all-time marksWatching the strongest, fastest, and most dedicated athletes in the world compete for their countries never gets old. And with research on the human body and training techniques constantly advancing, it seems like records are set in every sport every four years. But this year may be different.
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