La Nina

Climate Change Shuts Down Coral Reefs: Study

CBC | Posted 09.05.2012 | Canada

Extreme temperature swings thousands of years ago caused a dramatic shutdown in coral reef growth that lasted more than two millenniums — a finding ...

Did La Nina Whip Up A Flu Pandemic?

CBC | Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada

A new study has found a link between the La Nina weather pattern and the worldwide pandemics of influenza in 1918, 1957, 1968 and 2009. ...

La Nina Could Bring 'Extreme' Weather This Winter

CP | Romina Maurino, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2012 | Canada

OAKVILLE, Ont. - Canadians should brace for a messy, unpredictable and stormy winter, with many of the ups and down blamed on the return of La Nina."T...

Warmer, Drier Autumn For Most Of The country

CP | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Don't pack away those shorts and sandals just yet — it will be a warmer and drier autumn in most of the country, Environment Canada said i...

Coffee Troubles Stir Rising Prices

The Globe and Mail | Shawn McCarthy | Posted 07.28.2011 | Canada Business

On a mountaintop estate in the rugged coffee-making region of Quindio, Colombia, Juan Pablo Villota is at war with the weather. For three years, ab...