Producing electricity from natural gas saves much more water than producing power from coal says study.
Over the past 42 years, U.S. winter temperatures have risen but precipitation trends paint a more nuanced picture.
For the first time in 20 years, the U.S. is on track to set more record lows than record highs in 2013.
The drought affecting parts of the West for 13 years may be a "megadrought," scientists say.
This season was the least active since 1982 and the sixth-quietest since 1950.
Windstorm Xaver battered Europe, but flood defenses helped most countries avoid a major loss of life and property.
The specter of abrupt climate change has scientists calling for an early warning system in a new report.
A fun video uses a unique analogy to explain the important differences between weather and climate.
U.S. government has vastly underestimated methane emissions, primarily from oil, gas & cattle industries.
The IPCC's carbon budget, a major part of its most recent climate report, is being ignored at U.N. climate talks.
A new study says most Americans know little or nothing about fracking, despite controversy surrounding it.
This past October was the seventh warmest on record globally, continuing a streak of 344 months of above average temperatures.
A group of scientists and the top U.N. climate official told the coal industry that fundamental changes are needed to cut emissions.
Six stories capture the diverse climate news this week from scientist-turned-models to the military.
Climate scientists took a break from their research to be fashion models, and you can hang the results on your wall come 2014.
Power generated by solar mirrors is set to double in 2013, the Energy Information Administration announced.
The World Meteorological Organization found that 2013 is likely to be one of the top ten warmest years on record worldwide.
Inland states are doing little to prepare for natural disasters influenced by human-caused climate change.
The Montreal Protocol's reductions in ozone-depleting substances contributed to the recent warming slowdown.
NOAA has created a new tool that let's the public create amazing climate visuals with the click of a button.