Climate-Altering Gases Spiked in 2016, Federal Scientists Report

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration attributed the increase in part to the El Niño weather pattern. Its report makes no mention of human contributions.

Atlantic Hurricane Season Is Expected to Be Busy

By JOHN SCHWARTZ May 25, 2017 The United States can expect an Atlantic hurricane season with more than the usual number of storms, government forecasters said Thursday. The season, which begins June 1 and runs to Nov. 30, is likely to produce 11 to 17 named...