The temperature of 129.2°F recorded in Kuwait is an example of those that are likely to become more common.
Scientists are calling for the Obama administration to ban coal development on federal public lands.
For the next three months, above-average temperatures are favored across the entire U.S., including Alaska.
The EPA has declared jet engine exhaust a contributor to climate change that endangers public health.
June 2016 brings us to 14 months in a row of record-breaking heat for the globe, but that’s not all that’s popping this week in the weathe…
It takes less energy to keep the world’s businesses and industry humming today than in the past.
2016 is looking more and more likely to be the hottest year on record, after a record warm June extended this year's streak.
A study finds that the U.S. and four other developed countries are spending billions to keep forests intact.
A new report shows electric power utilities are reducing carbon pollution that fuels climate change.
Removing carbon from the atmosphere may be necessary to keep global warming from exceeding 2°C.
The major heat wave across the Southwest helped make June the hottest on record for the contiguous U.S.
North America's biggest countries will try to generate half of their electricity from zero-carbon sources.
California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.
May 2016 was the warmest May on record globally, capping off a streak of 13 such record-setting hot months.
May was the fifth record warm month this year, upping the odds that 2016 will be the hottest year on record.
Wildfires have forced a drastic cut to oil sands production in Canada, exposing a growing climate risk.
For the first time, carbon dioxide emissions from an electric power plant have been solidified.
This year's El Niño is officially over, but La Niña could be just around the corner.
Alaska just had its warmest spring on record and is on track for its hottest year, thanks in part to global warming.
Arctic sea ice shrank to its fourth-lowest level in 50 years last month, setting a new record low for May.