August 23, 2013 So far, the Atlantic has been hurricane-free, but one forecaster points out that similar years in the past have had very active second halves.
August 22, 2013 When Republicans on Capitol Hill want to hear reasons not to take strong action on climate change, sometimes they call on Judith Curry to testify. The climatologist has staked out an unusual position on the subject: She says the climate is changing and people are partly responsible, but we shouldn't bother regulating carbon dioxide.
August 21, 2013 Just in time for college students returning to their dorms: an eco-friendly showerhead that reminds users they're wasting water by lingering. A light that changes from red to green has proven to shorten overall shower time.
August 19, 2013 California's crop of Hass avocados — those green fruit essential for guacamole — usually weigh a half-pound or more. But this year's avocados are the smallest in memory — some barely bigger than an egg.
August 16, 2013 We don't often write about multimedia presentations — but if you haven't already seen it, you really should check out the latest from National Geographic.
August 14, 2013 The task of photographing life along the river felt as big as the river itself.
August 13, 2013 The Nuclear Regulatory Commission stopped its review process when the Obama administration ditched the project. The court ruled the move was illegal.