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Warming U.S. Could See Extreme Rains Increase Fivefold

Rising temperatures could make extreme rainfalls happen up to five times more often across the U.S.

Climate Change Will Stir ‘Unimaginable’ Refugee Crisis

Military leaders say warming is the greatest threat to 21st-century security and could lead to mass migrations.

Businesses Push Against Trump’s Climate Dismissal

Environmentally friendly U.S. businesses are pushing back against attempts to dismiss climate change concerns.

U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

U.S. oil exports have spiked sharply since 2009 despite global efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

Extreme Tornado Outbreaks Are Becoming More Extreme

Tornado outbreaks have become more extreme in recent decades, but not for the expected reasons.

What You Should Know About Trump’s Cabinet & Climate

From his cabinet appointees to advisors, Trump's selections show a dangerous disregard for climate science.

Tennessee Wildfire is ‘Unlike Anything We’ve Ever Seen’

Intense drought and powerful winds conspired to whip a massive wildfire that endangered Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Protection of Public Lands Cast in Doubt

Donald Trump’s election portends a shift in how one of America’s bulwarks against climate change will be protected.

Threatened Nations Aim for 100 Percent Renewables

The Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) committed to update their climate action plans submitted as part of the U.N. climate pact.

Eat Those Turkey Leftovers, Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Throwing away Thanksgiving leftovers comes with a side of potent greenhouse gas emissions.

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

Drought is fueling large wildfires in the Southeast, but the future of wildfires there in a warming climate is murky.

EPA Imperiled Under Ebell, But Agency May Survive Yet

Myron Ebell, who is shaping the EPA for the president-elect’s transition team, is the consummate climate denier.

A Trump Budget Could Decimate Climate Funding

Climate science and energy research could be on the chopping block under President-elect Trump.

Thanksgiving Warming Projections

The cool days of late November will turn warmer on average in the coming decades.

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

Warm air and oceans have caused Arctic sea ice growth to hit pause. That's not normal for November.

U.S. Record Highs Will Far Outpace Lows With Warming

If emissions aren't curbed, global warming could mean highs dramatically outpace record lows by mid-century.

Sticking to 1.5°C Limit Would Protect World Economy

Limiting rising temperatures would avoid economic losses of $12 trillion, a new report says.

Trump Could Ignite ‘Dramatic’ Reversal on Clean Energy

Trump’s pledges to abolish clean energy measures could have "major consequences" as renewables surge.

Scientists Take Big Step Toward Safely Burying CO2

For the first time, scientists have injected carbon dioxide into ancient lava flows and watched it solidify.

Young Climate Researchers Are Facing a Trump Reality

The choices Donald Trump makes on climate could affect young researchers for the rest of their careers.

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Spring Snow Cover While this has been a snowy winter, the past 50 years have shown a trend of less spring snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere.

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