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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April 18 2014 10:57 AMHow the Military Is Preparing for Climate Change War
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April 11 2014 4:18 PMYou Have the “Polar Vortex” to Thank for the “Pollen Vortex”
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April 9 2014 3:55 PMCan You Spot the Most Dangerous Storm in This GIF?
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April 8 2014 4:06 PMThe Thirsty West: Where’s the Snow?The mild California winter will exacerbate the terrible drought.
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April 3 2014 2:27 PMInvesting More Money in Tornado Research Would Be a Disaster
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April 1 2014 4:37 PMThe Thirsty West: Death Valley’s Looking Pretty Good Right NowIt’s one of the few places in California not currently in “extreme drought.”
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March 26 2014 12:59 PMHardy Nova Scotians Brace for a Perfect-er Storm
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March 24 2014 12:54 PMClimate Change May Make Terrible Mudslides More Common
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March 21 2014 12:18 PMHey, East Coast, a “Nor’easter Bomb” Might Be Heading Your Way
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March 18 2014 3:24 PMThe Thirsty West: What Happens in Vegas Doesn’t Stay in VegasEven Sin City’s attempts to conserve water are wasteful.
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March 13 2014 10:47 AMThe Thirsty West: What Drought?Mexico’s desert farms are booming.
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March 10 2014 12:22 PMBut Wait, There’s More (Winter)
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March 2 2014 1:39 PMMarch Comes In Like a Rabid Lion, Bringing More Snow to a Winter-Weary East
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Feb. 25 2014 1:51 PMGulp: Climate Change May Be Causing a Global Coffee Shortage
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Feb. 24 2014 4:06 PMCalifornia’s Rainiest Week in More Than Two Years Is Freaking People Out
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April 13 2014 10:43 AMU.N. Climate Report: We Must Focus On "Decarbonization," and It Won't Wreck the Economy
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April 10 2014 1:56 PMStrongest Storm Yet for 2014 Headed for Australia Landfall
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April 8 2014 6:10 PMWeather Channel Cuts Back on Reality TV Programming, Makes Peace With DirecTV
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April 7 2014 11:23 AMEl Niño Could Grow Into a Monster, New Data Show
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April 2 2014 1:36 PMA Mind-Bending Simulation of the Tsunami Triggered by the Chile Earthquake
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March 30 2014 11:01 PMNew U.N. Report: Climate Change Risks Destabilizing Human Society
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March 26 2014 10:11 AMCanada to Suffer Brunt of "Double Bomb" Monster Storm
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March 23 2014 6:38 PMWhy the Forecast for Tuesday’s East Coast Storm Is So Uncertain
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March 19 2014 12:26 PMThanks to a "Rex Block," Winter Is Staying Put in the East
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March 17 2014 7:36 PMWhy Meteorologists Love and Hate St. Patrick’s Day
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March 11 2014 7:39 AMThe Thirsty West: Can Tucson Survive Climate Change?The desert city is low on water, with a booming population.
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March 6 2014 11:31 PMThe Thirsty West: Arizona May Be California’s Future
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Feb. 27 2014 1:36 PMSomething’s MissingAlaska’s famous Iditarod race has precious little snow this year.
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Feb. 24 2014 5:07 PMIt’s Official: Sochi Was the Warmest Winter Olympics Ever
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Feb. 24 2014 1:41 PMDon't Let the Snow Fool You. January Wasn't Cold at All.

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