Stronger Storms in a Warming World

By HARLEM RENAISSANCE LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Hurricane Sandy caused power outages across New York City in October 2012. PHOTO: Augie Ray/Flickr Hurricane Sandy was a massive super storm that unleashed high winds and large-scale flooding in New York and New Jersey in...

Historic Flooding in South Carolina

By DAPHNE OKUYAMA, age 11 PHOTO: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center In early October, South Carolina was hit by a once-in-a-thousand-years flood caused by Hurricane Joaquin. The flood left at least 19 dead in its wake. Scientists say that climate change is making the...