SETH BORENSTEIN

Global warming's fingerprints seen in 24 weird weather cases

WASHINGTON - A new scientific report finds man-made climate change played some role in two dozen extreme weather events last year but not in a few other weird weather instances around the world. Read more

Earth's warm October not record; 2016 likely record hot

WASHINGTON - While last month merely tied for the world's third warmest October in history, 2016 is still on track to be the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists said Thursday. Read more

Another study says warming may be worse than experts think

WASHINGTON - Most computer simulations of climate change are underestimating by at least one degree how warm the world will get this century, a new study suggests. It all comes down to clouds and how much heat they are trapping. Read more

Astronomers spot record distant galaxy

WASHINGTON - Astronomers say they have discovered a hot, star-popping galaxy that is far, far away - farther than any previously detected, from a time when the universe was a mere toddler of about 400 million years old. Read more

Temperature depends on where you put thermometer

WASHINGTON - When it comes to measuring global warming, it's all about altitude. Read more

Study: Man-made heat put in oceans has doubled since '97

WASHINGTON - The amount of man-made heat energy absorbed by the seas has doubled since 1997, a study released Monday showed. Read more

Now comes the tough part: The world's carbon diet starts

PARIS - The world is about to go on a carbon diet. It won't be easy - or cheap. Read more

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