Eric Holthaus

Eric Holthaus is a meteorologist who writes about weather and climate for Slate’s Future Tense. Follow him on Twitter.

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June 18 2014 11:30 AMMay 2014 Was the Hottest May in Recorded History
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June 16 2014 7:15 AMThirsty West: The No-Water Way“Dry farming” is a thing again in drought-stricken California.
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June 12 2014 11:59 AMThis Time, It’s OK to Laugh at Climate Change
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June 6 2014 2:49 PMMiracle of Miracles, Obama’s Carbon Emissions Proposal Still Hasn’t Destroyed the Economy
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June 5 2014 5:27 PMGulp: The Lake That Supplies Vegas With Most of Its Water Is Now at Record-Low Levels
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June 3 2014 1:12 PMDangerous Derecho May Strike Midwest This Evening
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June 3 2014 9:24 AMHurricanes Named After Women Are More Dangerous? Not So Fast.
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May 29 2014 1:43 PMToday's NYC Forecast: 100 Percent Chance of Manhattanhenge. But Will Skies Be Clear?
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May 27 2014 6:38 PMBeetles and Climate Change Helped Create This Huge Wildfire in Alaska
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May 27 2014 2:58 PMStudy: “Global Warming” Is Scarier Than “Climate Change”
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May 22 2014 4:09 PMThe 2014 Hurricane Outlook Is Here. How Accurate Are the Forecasts?
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May 21 2014 4:24 PMThirsty West: Lose-Lose SituationExcessive environmental regulation is ruining agriculture in California.
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May 15 2014 4:20 PMThe Science Behind the Amazing, Terrifying Firenadoes in California
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May 14 2014 10:24 AMWeather Nerd Finds Love In Computer Models
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May 1 2014 1:51 PMWednesday Was New York City’s 10th Rainiest Day Ever
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June 17 2014 7:46 AMThirsty West: Why Californians Will Soon Be Drinking Their Own PeeIt’s a much better option than desalination.
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June 13 2014 12:57 PMWhere in the World Is That Soccer Team From?Take our quiz of World Cup countries from space.
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June 11 2014 10:23 AMIndia’s Heat Wave Is Unbearable
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June 5 2014 6:15 PMForget Flying Cars. This Storm Brought Flying Four-Wheelers.
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June 4 2014 5:53 PMEl Niño Is Here
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June 3 2014 10:35 AMThe 2014 India Monsoon Season: The Most Important Forecast in the World
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June 2 2014 11:09 AMThis One Weird Trick Will Help You Cut Carbon Emissions Overnight
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May 28 2014 7:03 AMA Filthy HistoryInteractive map: Which countries have emitted the most carbon since 1850?
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May 27 2014 3:58 PMDespite Near Record-High Temperatures, Ice Remains on the Great Lakes
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May 22 2014 5:45 PMBig Technical Difficulties at the National Weather Service This Afternoon
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May 22 2014 2:51 PMNASA Releases the World’s First “Global Selfie”
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May 19 2014 6:57 PMWhat Climate Change Will Do to Your CityBy 2300, these iconic cities could be underwater.
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May 14 2014 3:27 PMThe Thirsty West: 10 Percent of California’s Water Goes to Almond FarmingThat’s nuts.
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May 1 2014 5:24 PMCarbon Dioxide Levels in Atmosphere Reach Terrifying New Milestone
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April 30 2014 3:40 PMThe Calamitous Climate Responsible for Florida’s Record Rainfall

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