Stacey Vanek Smith
Jun 25, 2013 A new report predicts rising sea levels and more volatile weather will make more beachfront areas uninsurable.
Jun 25, 2013 President Obama will announce a plan on Tuesday designed to push forward his administration's goals on confronting climate change. Which technologies will get the go-ahead?
Jun 25, 2013 Governments and businesses estimate a Social Cost of Carbon, the cost of damage caused by a ton of carbon emissions.
Jun 18, 2013 We are getting better at predicting the weather. Still, if prediction is half the battle, presentation is the other half.
Jun 11, 2013 Residents of Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic and beyond are still wading through high waters today. Severe flooding has led to the deaths of at least 24 people.
Jun 10, 2013 President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping have wrapped up their California summit. The big breakthrough of the summit wasn’t on cybersecurity or trade, but on climate change.
May 21, 2013 Prediction for tornadoes like the one in Moore, Okla., has gotten pretty good. Building thousands of new radar stations would make it better.
PODCAST: Weather to blame for low Walmart sales; Angelina Jolie surgery boosts film about breast cancer
May 16, 2013 Walmart sales are down and so are housing starts, but the weather could be to blame. Plus, a small film about breast cancer research gets an unexpected boost from Angelina Jolie's preventive mastectomy.
May 14, 2013 A new satellite could tell us a lot about climate change.
Feb 8, 2013 The nation’s airlines are slashing flights by the minute in anticipation of Northeast’s winter weather. United, which has a hub at Newark Liberty International, led the cancellation race; Delta was second.