Death Valley's record high temperature of 134°F on July 10, 1913 is now recognized as the official world record, as the previous record from Libya in 1922 has been deemed invalid by a team from the World Meteorological Organization.
Storm chances for the holiday weekend with some severe weather potential mainly in the central part of the country.
An exploration into how landspouts and tornadoes differ from one another.
A small, but highly accurate gyroscope has been developed at the University of Michigan which could aid in the production of low-cost backup navigation systems for autonomous vehicles.
Some severe weather is possible through the weekend with heavy rain.
A look into a type of surface boundary that occurs in the vicinity of thunderstorms called an outflow boundary.
A new study by researchers from Columbia University, as well as Loughborough University, has identified areas of the world where the combination of heat and humidity have briefly reached the survivability limit, and where such conditions are expected to become more commonplace later this century.
Some severe storms possible in the Plains and Midwest, isolated to scattered storms in the east.
An exploration into an area of the southern ocean that is labeled as "the roaring 40s" due to its extremely turbulent waters.