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In Part 2 of his two-part series, Chris Burt examines six of the most astounding weather events in 19th- and 20th-century U.S. history. [Read More]
The most intense and widespread heat wave ever recorded in the U.S. occurred during the summer of 1936. [Read More]
The year so far has seen many heat records across the globe, including an impressive number of all-time highs. [Read More]
For most parts of the U.S., July and August are the hottest times of year, but some fierce heat waves have struck in June. [Read More]
Torrential rains in China in August 1975 led to a catastrophic dam failure and one of the world's deadliest but least-known weather-related disasters of the... [Read More]
A summary of the costliest, biggest, and deadliest hailstorms in world history. [Read More]
The U.S. winter of 2017-18 was one of wild temperature variations, bringing to mind some of the most dramatic historical extremes of rapid temperature change... [Read More]