Category Archives: Climate Change

King tides may not be the all-seeing crystal ball that predicts our future, but scientists recognize them as an important way to visualize how sea level rise is likely to affect our coastlines. King tides are extremely high tides ...

What’s Up with the Water?

There’s hope on the horizon as El Niño is expected to strengthen, bringing unseasonably heavy rain to Florida during the typically dry winter months. If it fails to materialize, though, Tampa Bay may be in for its worst drought ev...

Highlights of the IPCC 4th Assessment

Following are highlights of the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fourth Assessment draft report, released in February, which builds upon new and more comprehensive data and research over the past six years. Evidence ...