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Changing Climate

Changing Climate

In-Depth Coverage of Climate Change Issues and the Impact on the DC Area

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 12:57 PM EDT

Climate Strikers Gather in DC to Demand Action

Climate Strikers Gather in DC to Demand Action

Students gathered in John Marshall Park in advance of their march to demand action on climate change Friday.

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 07:00 PM EDT

Young People Taking Charge in Climate Movement

Young People Taking Charge in Climate Movement

News4’s Cory Smith went to Georgetown University to find out why young people are at the forefront of the climate change movement and what message they hope to send.

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 at 06:58 PM EDT

Hurricanes Intensify Due to Climate Change

Hurricanes Intensify Due to Climate Change

Weather extremes are getting more extreme due to warmer air and oceans. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains climate change's impact on hurricanes.

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 06:27 PM EDT

Pop Quiz: What's More Helpful for the Environment?

Pop Quiz: What's More Helpful for the Environment?

Storm Team4's Amelia Draper put Leon Harris and Pat Lawson-Muse on the spot with a quiz on the most helpful ways people can make a difference for the environment.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 07:04 PM EDT

Mosquitoes, Ticks, Flea Disease Triple in Warmer Weather

Mosquitoes, Ticks, Flea Disease Triple in Warmer Weather

Between 2004 to 2016, disease cases from infected mosquitoes, ticks and fleas tripled. Storm Team4's Amelia Draper explains how it's related to climate change.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 03:01 PM EDT

Fall Is Getting Warmer Due to Climate Change

Fall Is Getting Warmer Due to Climate Change

Washington, D.C has warmed about 1 degree since the 1970s. This can impact your health, money and the fall foliage. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper has more. 

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 01:54 PM EDT

Natural History Museum Exhibit Educates on Climate Change

Natural History Museum Exhibit Educates on Climate Change

An interactive new exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History shows why the planet is warming and what impact it could have. The museum’s lead educator says the exhibit offers hope...

Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 at 09:25 PM EDT

Climate Change Could Jeopardize Winter Sports, Athletes Say

Climate Change Could Jeopardize Winter Sports, Athletes Say

Professional athletes went to Capitol Hill Thursday to discus climate change's impact on winter sports. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper reports.

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 05:52 PM EDT

Data Shows the Ozone Hole is Shrinking

Data Shows the Ozone Hole is Shrinking

There's new evidence the hole in the Antarctic ozone is shrinking. Storm Team4's Amelia Draper explains it's good news for our changing climate.

Sunday, Sep 8, 2019 at 12:29 PM EDT

Maryland County Taking Steps to Protect Bees

Maryland County Taking Steps to Protect Bees

One Maryland county is taking new steps to help protect bees.

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