Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.
Climate change has impacted the size and geographical distribution of tick populations.
More CO2 means larger poison ivy plants and more toxic oil per plant.
As the graphic shows, people cause most wildfires. But lightning-ignited fires burn by far the most territory.
Climate change can be natural, but what’s happening now can’t be explained by natural forces.
A snapshot of how 2012 stacks up against the five other warmest years ever recorded in the U.S.
Online searches for the word"pollen" have gone through the roof this spring, and if you know anyone with seasonal allergies (and who doesn't?) this isn't surprising.
For decades, some nuclear engineers have been pushing an alternate technology that they claim could address all the concerns of conventional nuclear reactors. Called Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), these plants,would be inherently cheaper to build and safer to operate than conventional plants.