Study: Are We Shifting To Fewer, Weaker Atlantic Hurricanes? A new study on whether the busy Atlantic hurricane seasons are coming to an end is causing some major debate among scientists.
NOAA Says Port Miami Dredge Disaster For Reef In a project all but finished, the Army Corps of Engineers has dredged the channels at and leading to Port Miami for nearly two years, but another U.S. government agency says the Corps wreaked environmental havoc in the process.
NOAA Updated Outlook: 90% Chance Of Below-Normal SeasonThe updated outlook for the 2015 hurricane season, which started June 1, calls for 90 percent probability of below-normal season.
Florida Keys Celebrates World Oceans Day with Coral 'Plantapalooza'In recognition of World Oceans Day, the Florida Keys-based Coral Restoration Foundation is staging its first-ever "Plantapalooza" Monday during which CRF staff, interns, board members and volunteers hope to plant at least 1,000 reef-building staghorn corals in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
NOAA: 70% Chance Of Below Normal Hurricane SeasonJust days away from the start of the 2015 hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released their predictions.
$42 Million Upgrade For Two Hurricane HuntersHurricane planes “Miss Piggy,” and “Kermit,” too, are getting a ‘nose-to-tail’ multi-million upgrade ahead of hurricane season.
NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change ThreatsThe 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.
Rubio's Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential BidThe presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.
Archaeologist Unearths Possible Evidence of Rising Sea LevelIt's a pre-historic treasure hunt in the heart of the big city – an archaeological dig at the site of an ancient Tequesta Indian village at the confluence of the Miami River and Biscayne Bay.
SpaceX Hoping 3rd Times The Charm For Rocket LaunchSpaceX is hoping the third time will be the charm as they count down to Wednesday launch of an observatory.
Rocket Booster Aiming For Ocean Barge In Redo Of SpaceX TestThe 1-million-mile destination for a space weather satellite isn’t what has the space community excited. It’s the rocket's ocean landing that everyone will be monitoring after Sunday’s launch.
NOAA: Lolita Now Covered Under Endangered Species ActGroups who want to free Lolita, the Miami Seaquarium's lone killer whale, are claiming a victory after the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Marine Fisheries Services decided to include her under the Endangered Species Act.
Stranded Dolphin Dies In Sunny Isles BeachFlorida Fish and Wildlife officials said a stranded dolphin in Sunny Isles Beach has died on Tuesday.
A Reminder About Why Storm Surge Is So DangerousHurricane season may still be more than five months away but the National Hurricane Center is always planning and working on ways to keep communities safe during a storm.
Hurricane Edouard Perfect For Storm Research With DronesMeteorologists believe the storm was among the best to test new data-collecting drones because the storm was strong, had a well-defined eye and never threatened land, U.S. government scientists said Thursday.