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2016 Is Blowing Away Global Heat Records

2016 Is Blowing Away Global Heat Records

May 2016 was the 13th consecutive month of record global temperatures

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

100 Years of Warming at the National Parks

Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including increased heat.

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.

U.S. Warming Since the First Earth Day

U.S. Warming Since the First Earth Day

Since the first Earth Day in 1970, the average annual temperature in every state has climbed.

There’s Trouble Brewing For Beer in a Warming World

There’s Trouble Brewing For Beer in a Warming World

Climate change is affecting the key elements in beer production: hops, barley, and water.

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Threatening to Set Record Low

Arctic Sea Ice Extent Threatening to Set Record Low

The annual maximum Arctic sea ice extent is threatening to set a record low this year.