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As this decade ends, still no signs of our climate cooling down

Even though we are beginning to make positive steps to slow human-caused global warming, we haven’t yet seen results. December has arrived—and with it, th...

Winter cold isn’t just important for recreation—production of fruits (such as apples, cherries and peaches) contribute $4 billion annually to the U.S. economy and rely on a period of winter chilling.

Warmer winters also threaten to interfere with other natural rhythms—allowing crop pests to persist for longer and mistiming animal migration.

-Meteorologist Eric Sorensen