Data: 2015 On Track To Be The Hottest Year On Record

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the first half of 2015 has already posted some of the hottest months on record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2015

NOAA (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change Threats

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.


2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio’s Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential Bid

The presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.



NASA: 2014 Was Warmest Year On Record

One University of Michigan professor says there is still time to cut back on carbon emissions and slow the speed of warming, but misinformation from oil companies has hindered support needed cause policy change in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2015

Recent photo of the sun. (Source: NOAA)

‘Strong’ Solar Storm Could Lead To Northern Lights Show

A strong solar flare and storm could lead to a show of the Northern Lights in Michigan and other northern states.

CBS Detroit–09/11/2014

In this handout satellite image provided by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Tropical Storm Isaac moves toward the Florida coast on August 26, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. According to reports, Isaac has become stronger as it moves toward the Florida Keys and forecasters say it could strengthen into a Category 2 storm. (Photo by NOAA via Getty Images)

South Florida Prepares For Worst As Isaac Gets Closer

A steady stream of cars has been bringing evacuees north from the Florida Keys as Tropical Storm Isaac gets stronger and closer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2012

Soil cracks in a residential neighborhood. (File photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

NOAA: Odds Of Year Being This Hot? 1.6 Million

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the U.S. has had the warmest 12-month period since record-keeping began in 1895.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2012

(Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

NOAA Expands Western Michigan Research Lab

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s maritime operation is about to take on a higher profile with an expansion of the Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory on the Muskegon Channel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2012

Northern Lake Huron shore.  (stock photo)

Lake Levels Are … Up?

The milder than usual winter has many thinking that we’ll pay the price in the spring and summer with lower lake levels, then again maybe not.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2012


Detroit Zoo Sphere A Science Trip

The Detroit Zoo has a new teaching device that’s also one of the coolest tech toys ever.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2011