Unusual Land Temperatures Reveal A Winter Of Stark Contrasts

If last month's weather seemed a bit off to you, you're right. Depending on which half of North America you dwell, February was characterized by either bitter cold and winter storms, or unusually warm temperatures. This new map from NASA shows just how anomalous — and divided — our current winter has been. » 3/10/15 7:20am 3/10/15 7:20am

Five Best Weather Web Sites

Whether you're heading out around town or you're planning a long-distance trip, you probably want to know what the weather will be like when you get where you're going—or later that day. A good, reliable weather site or service can tell you, in useful, accurate terms, and this week we're looking at five of the best,… » 2/22/15 5:26pm 2/22/15 5:26pm

Eight Types Of Ice Halos Are Crammed Into One Glorious Winter Photo

This incredible display isn't some a futuristic domed city in an alien icy landscape or an artist's concept of magnetic fields, but a very real optical phenomena here on Earth. Here's the science behind these spectacular ice halos photographed this week in New Mexico. » 1/14/15 2:47am 1/14/15 2:47am