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Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 is trending as the second hottest year on record, only behind 2016.

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 is on track to be the third hottest year on record for the U.S.

Warmer Air Means More Evaporation and Precipitation

Warmer Air Means More Evaporation and Precipitation

Higher temperatures from climate change mean more evaporation, which means more rain.

Hurricanes and Climate Change: What We Know

Hurricanes and Climate Change: What We Know

Climate change affects hurricanes by energizing them in a few important ways.

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

2016 Is Off to a Scorching Start

April 2016 was the hottest April on record globally.

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

The New Normal: Earth is Getting Hotter

Temperatures we think of as normal are getting warmer.

2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.

Early Spring Impacts

Early Spring Impacts

An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.