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The strong winds that normally keep the masses of very cold air contained near the North Pole weakened this week, allowing frigid temperatures to reach down into the United States. Judy Woodruff talks to Andrew Freedman of Climate Central about…
PBS NewsHour for Monday, December 30, 2013…
Photo by AFP/Getty Images Snow blanketed cities along the East Coast and just outside PBS NewsHour's door Tuesday morning. Several people celebrated snow days and hunkered down inside, and…
Thanksgiving travel plans were disrupted by a powerful early winter storm.
Fewer snow days and future changes in winter weather spell trouble for winter sports.
By Rebecca Jacobson, Inside Energy
Warmer air temperatures have led to less dependable snow and ice for winter sports enthusiasts. PBS NewsHour asked viewers what that has meant for their favorite winter pastimes.
Rich Burkley explains how snow is made on Aspen Mountain.
A time-lapse video uphill migration of ski moguls on the Riflesight Notch Winter Park…
Researchers in Oregon's Willamette Valley found young native fish thriving in ditches that fill with water during the winter months. The unrecognized habitat meant farmers had been inadvertently raising fish in their fields, in addition to their intended crops, for…
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