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<p>Offering his condolences, President Barack Obama approved federal aid for the West Virginia communities devastated by floods that have killed at least 24 people and rendered many more homeless.</p>
<p>Authorities may have found human remains Saturday within a voracious wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and burned 150 homes.</p>
<p>Another round of sizzling heat threatens to aggravate the ongoing wildfire situation across the southwestern United States through early week.</p>
New studies show that alarming numbers of tiny fibers from synthetic clothing are making their way from your washing machine into aquatic animals
<p>On the heels of Danielle, another weak tropical system will move onshore in eastern Mexico with drenching downpours and the risk of flash flooding this weekend.</p>
Michelangelo Antonioniâ€™s 1966 film Blow-Up features a wayward London fashion photographer called Thomas who unwittingly documents a murder. Hidden in the blurred background of one of his most recent photographs is a detail so obscured by shadows and foliage that, at first, Thomas does not even see it.
Smoke from California's wildfires has prompted an air quality alert across the border in the Las Vegas area.
We all know not to leave groceries and electronics to bake in a hot car, but there are some other items you might not have thought can be altered by the heat.
Meteorologist Danielle Banks says experts at The University of Hawaii have detected significant motion along the San Andreas Fault line.
<p>The risk of thunderstorms and severe weather will return to the north-central United States this weekend, including some areas that were hit by violent storms on Wednesday.</p>
The 2016 wildfire season has barely begun and dozens of large wildfires have already raged through Western states, with hundreds of thousands of acres burned.
.A church pastor says an 8-year-old boy who fell into Big Wheeling Creek during the West Virginia floods was near the water because he wanted to catch crawdads.
<p>When Brian Cresto and his fellow firefighters fly toward a wildfire at just a few hundred feet off the ground, he's scouting for the best spot for them to land when they parachute down. Lately, he's also been keeping an eye out for hobby drones that could take out their twin-engine propeller craft before it climbs to 1,500 feet, where the eight smokejumpers exit."</p>
<p>Rescuers in eastern China searched Friday for survivors of a tornado and hailstorm that killed at least 98 people as it swept over a city's outskirts, destroying buildings, smashing trees and flipping vehicles on their roofs.</p>
CNN's Jennifer Gray explains the power of a derecho wind storm and how it can sometimes cause more damage than a tornado.
How to distribute lifesaving supplies quickly and safely after a natural disaster has long been a puzzle for responders. Now, drones might be the lifesaver.
China can tap just 10 percent of its wind resources to supply more than a quarter of its electricity by 2030, significantly boosting the global transition to renewable energy, according to an MIT study.
Mammatus clouds are scary-looking clouds that hang down from a thunderstormâ€™s anvil cloud. But usually, they mean the worst is over.
<p>Heavy rain triggered flooding and caused travel chaos in London in the early morning hours of the European Union referendum polling day.</p>
The ExoMars mission has caught its first glimpse of the Red Planet.
<p>European cities vulnerable to flooding have learned to live with it, putting parks next to coastlines that sometimes overflow. But itâ€™s tough for American cities to take the same steps, in part because money for improvements only flows into a community after a disaster. In these cities where a catastrophe is still only a threat, people build next to shorelines without paying for the increased risk of flooding due to climate change.</p>
The "heat dome" weather phenomenon can trigger record breaking temperatures. In Iran in 2015, a heat dome caused the heat index to hit 165 degrees.
The number of trees in California's Sierra Nevada forests killed by drought, a bark beetle epidemic and warmer temperatures has dramatically increased since last year, raising fears they will fuel catastrophic wildfires and endanger people's lives, officials said Wednesday.
Scientists using facial recognition technology and 360-degree underwater photos said Wednesday they have developed new software to quickly assess coral bleaching and other<p>damage to the world's imperiled reefs.</p>
Almost four billion light years away, a supermassive black hole named Swift J1644+57 is hibernating.
A small plane left the South Pole on Wednesday with two sick workers in a daring rescue mission from a remote U.S. science outpost, federal officials said.
June's full moon â€” known in some cultures as a "Strawberry Moon" â€” greeted night sky watchers yesterday (June 20).
<p>AccuWeather forecasters are predicting a weak La Niña to develop during late fall and into the winter.</p>
<p>"Communicating with anybody is an incredibly slow, long-duration endeavor," said Evan Solomonides at a press conference June 14 at the American Astronomical Society's summer meeting in San Diego, California.</p>
It could take California four years to recover from the most severe drought on record, even if the next several winters bring above-normal snowfall to the Sierra Nevada, researchers said Tuesday releasing a study.One winter...
Record heat is scorching the Southwest.
When oil and gas prices go to extremes, such as when they crashed two years ago, scientists begin to look for answers about what those prices mean for climate change â€” especially when cheap oil encourages people to guzzle more gasoline in less fuel-efficient vehicles.
A funnel cloud was spotted in the town of Pancevo, near Belgrade, as thunderstorms accompanied by hail swept across Serbia on Monday, June 20.
NASAâ€™s $18 billion Orion program will deliver humans to the surface of Mars sometime in the 2030s.
<p>PHOENIX (AP) â€” The Southwest is about to get some heat relief â€” if you can call it that.</p>
<p>Here's a look at images of this year's summer solstice celebrations from around the world.</p>
A punishing heat wave across the American Southwest along with extremely dry conditions and sundowner winds has spawned a number of early season wildfires in Southern California, including the Sherpa Fire in Los Padres National Forest, which has burned nearly 8,000 acres in less than a week. Twin fires northeast of Los Angeles have forced mandatory evacuations along several coastal valleys.
Two firefighters were killed and a third was critically injured while tackling one of the largest forest fires in Cyprus in years.
CNN's Jennifer Gray provides four surprising tips on how to stay cool during this summer's heat waves.
A jaw-dropping new photo shows a probable alien planet orbiting a star that lies 1,200 light-years from Earth.
NASA has reported that an â€śelectric windâ€ť can strip Earth-like planets of oceans and atmosphere. The statement came after it was found out that planet Venus has an electric wind that is strong enough to remove components of water from its upper atmosphere.
At least four people, including a German man, have died from the blistering heat that has gripped the western United States and sparked wildfires and evacuations across the region, authorities said Monday.
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Severe coral bleaching on Australia's Great Barrier Reef could cost it more than a million visitors a year and huge sums in lost tourism revenue, a survey said Tuesday.
A distant, Neptune-size planet 500 light-years from Earth appears to be the youngest fully formed exoplanet ever...
Jun 20, 2016; 1:38 PM ET Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi performed on a floating platform in the Arctic Ocean in Norway to encourage world leaders to protect and safeguard the future of the Arctic.
<p>â€śWeâ€™re in the Tidewater region of coastal Virginia, we sit in a very flat area, not very high above sea level,â€ť said Norfolkâ€™s deputy city manager Ron Williams.</p>
Extreme heat forced a Phoenix-bound flight to return to Houston.
An epic Mars panorama shows the snaking valley that NASA's long-lived Opportunity rover has been exploring.
California's drought and a bark beetle epidemic have caused the largest die-off of Sierra Nevada forests in modern history, raising fears that trees could come crashing down on people or fuel deadly wildfires that could wipe out mountain communities.Aerial images show vast forests that have turned a rust-color.
US space firm Blue Origin conducted a successful fourth test Sunday of its reusable New Shepard rocket, which dropped back to Earth for a flawless upright landing seen on a live webcast.
At least 13 children and their adult instructor have died in a storm while boating on a lake in Russia's northwestern region of Karelia, officials said Sunday.
<p>BRICK, N.J. â€” Environmental officials and waterfront homeowners in New Jersey are conducting a reverse sting operation against jellyfish in inland waterways, going after the gelatinous pests before they have a chance to grow and multiply.</p>
A small(ish) cetacean earplug can tell scientists a lot about what itâ€™s like to be a 100-ton aquatic mammal on a changing planet.