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Brazil Battered by Drought
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Brazil Battered by Drought

Prolonged dry conditions have caused the worst drought in central and southern Brazil in almost a century.

Published Jun 23, 2021

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New Ocean Data Flowing In
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New Ocean Data Flowing In

Datasets from the Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite will build upon three decades of sea level measurements.

Published Jun 22, 2021

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Records Fall in Early Summer Heatwave
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Records Fall in Early Summer Heatwave

Extreme heat has descended on the southwestern United States, with several states enduring temperatures near and above record highs for June.

Published Jun 16, 2021

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Heatwave Scorches the Middle East
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Heatwave Scorches the Middle East

A phenomenon known as a “heat dome” set the stage for remarkably high temperatures as meteorological summer got under way.

Published Jun 11, 2021

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Smoke Replaces Ice at Lake Winnipeg
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Smoke Replaces Ice at Lake Winnipeg

Canada’s Manitoba Province jumped right from winter ice to summer fires.

Published May 21, 2021

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