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Humanitarian aid in Turkana, Kenya, in response to a lingering cholera outbreak

El Niño shifts cholera burden onto East Africa

In 2015-16, one of the strongest El Niño events in recorded history played havoc with the world’s weather. Among its impacts, heavy rainfall... Read More

Public health | Apr 10. 2017.
Sunset over Tokyo, Japan

Interactive: How much does El Niño affect global temperature?

Every day, thousands of measurements are taken across the world by weather stations, ships, satellites, floating buoys and weather balloons.... Read More

Global temperature | Jan 20. 2017.
A scientist studies the mosquitos that transmit the Zika virus.

Zika outbreak ‘fuelled by’ El Niño and climate change

The combination of a strong El Niño event and human-caused climate change created optimal conditions for the recent outbreak of the Zika virus in... Read More

Public health | Dec 19. 2016.
Lijiang Sunrise in Guilin China.

Scientists confirm multiple climate records broken in 2015

Last year saw records in the Earth’s climate system continue to tumble, says the latest State of the Climate report from the US National Oceanic and... Read More

Temperature | Aug 2. 2016.
Monsoon rainclouds over mountains in India

Scientists: 2016 likely to be hottest year on record despite looming La Niña

The phenomenon known as El Niño, which combined with human-caused warming to supercharge global temperature in 2015/16 and brought chaotic weather... Read More

Extreme weather | May 25. 2016.
El Nino weather in Malaysia

Analysis: How much did El Niño boost global temperature in 2015?

Almost as soon as the news broke that 2015 was the hottest year in the modern record, the conversation quickly turned to how much of the... Read More

El Niño | Jan 26. 2016.
French Michel Jarraud, Secretary-General of World Meteorological Organization, (WMO), speaks to the media about the WMO Greenhouse Gas Bulletin during a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland

The Carbon Brief Interview: Michel Jarraud

Michel Jarraud is the long-serving Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), due to leave office at the end of 2015 after more... Read More

Interviews | Dec 22. 2015.
Hurricane Patricia's Eyewall on October 23, 2015.

Hurricane Patricia: The role of El Niño, climate change and good fortune

The strongest hurricane ever seen in the western hemisphere came ashore in southwest Mexico at 6:15pm local time on Friday. Looming menacingly off the... Read More

Storms | Oct 26. 2015.
November 2006 flood, Granite Falls on the Stillaguamish River, Washington

Climate change set to fuel more "monster" El Niños, scientists warn

The much-anticipated El Niño gaining strength in the Pacific is shaping up to be one of the biggest on record, scientists say. With a few months... Read More

El Niño | Aug 17. 2015.
Warm sea surface temperatures have caused foliose corals in the western Pacific to begin to bleach

Scientists warn against premature predictions of a "substantial" El Niño

It's too early to tell if the El Niño brewing in the Pacific will be a big event or how serious its impacts might be, scientists warned today. ... Read More

El Niño | May 20. 2015.
Tolbachik Volcano erupting, Kamchatka, Russia

What do volcanic eruptions mean for the climate?

Having lain dormant for over 40 years, the Calbuco volcano last night erupted twice within the space of a few hours. The blast sent a  huge cloud... Read More

GHGs and aerosols | Apr 23. 2015.
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