red tide

Toxic Red Tide Spreads From Florida's Gulf Coast Into Atlantic Waters

Beaches were temporarily closed in Miami and Palm Beach this week as Florida's algae bloom spread.
Becky Ferreira
Snakes on a Plane

A Man Tried to Smuggle a Python Onto a Plane Inside a Hard Drive Enclosure

The snake stowaway has been confiscated by the US Fish and Wildlife Services.
Becky Ferreira
sea level

Miami’s Close Call with Irma May Make Climate-Blind Real-Estate Developers More Reckless

The American economy’s presumed self-healing power is a reassuring trope.
Paul Cox and Stan Cox
"Welcome to miami"

South Miami Is Now the First City in Florida to Require Solar Panels on New Homes

The Sunshine State has been resisting solar energy for years.
Ankita Rao
sea level rise

Coastal Flooding in Cities Like Vancouver, LA, and Seattle Could Double by 2050

Some cities are preparing for the worst. Others aren’t doing enough.
Bryson Masse
humans of the year

Christine Curry Is Helping Expecting Mothers With Zika Prepare For an Uncertain Future

The Florida doctor is one of the leaders in the fight against the debilitating disease.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
Donald Trump

Floridians Wonder How President-Elect Trump Will Deal With Their Rising Seas

Florida chose climate-change skeptic Donald Trump as their presidential candidate, but the threat of climate change is already a reality in parts of the state.
Zak Bennett

Florida County Supports Controversial Genetically Modified Anti-Zika Mosquitoes

The controversial election day poll pitted cutting-edge science against GMO fears.
Meredith Rutland Bauer

Zika Is Driving Miami Into Debt

There are 571 cases of Zika in Florida, and Congress has spent $0 on curbing the virus so far.
Meredith Rutland Bauer

Miami Isn’t Waiting on Congress Funds to Fight Zika

But those funds really do need to be released soon.
Kaleigh Rogers

Watch a Thief Turn A Regular Credit Card Reader Into a Skimmer in Three Seconds

Video shows how a defty crook installs a credit card skimmer at a gas station.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai

Hackers ‘Dox’ Miami Police Officers With Data Stolen From Government Database

We now have evidence that hackers loosely affiliated with the “teen” hacking group Crackas With Attitude have more information on law enforcement agents.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai