The Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale was originally created to help people decide how they should respond to storms.
We trudge back in time to revisit some of the worst winter storms in U.S. history.
Explore some of the key developments in our love-hate history with the wonderful (awful) white stuff, snow.
The moniker has nothing to do with panting pooches
Take a look back at some of history’s other notorious droughts.
From a climate-changing volcanic eruption to a mysterious explosion in Siberia, learn the stories behind six weird weather events that made their mark on history.
How did a mysterious weather phenomenon convince many Americans that the end of days was at hand?
Get the story behind Death Valley’s record-breaking heat wave.
As North America prepares for a long, hot summer, find out what happens when things start to really heat up with this look back at some of the most infamous heat waves in history.