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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The March Continues for 2016 to be Record Hot

2016 is still on track to become the hottest year on record, even as global temperatures cool slightly.

2016 Will Be Hottest Year, UN Climate Meeting Told

2016 is set to be the hottest year on record by a significant margin, the WMO told international climate negotiators.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

Climate Experts Weigh in on Trump’s Election Win

Here's how climate experts think Trump's win will impact climate research and mitigation efforts.

Trump’s Presidency Poses Serious Risks to the Climate

A Donald Trump presidency is likely to drastically alter climate policy in the U.S. and abroad.

Morocco Climate Change Conference — COP22

Our Bernadette Woods Placky reports on COP22 from the city of Marrakech.

Toasty October Keeps U.S. on Track for 2nd-Hottest Year

After the third-warmest October on record, the U.S. is having it's second-hottest year-to-date.

Here’s How Much CO2 Will Make the Arctic Ice-Free

With 30 square feet of sea ice lost for every metric ton of CO2 emitted, the Arctic could be ice-free by mid-century.

Sewage Plants Overlooked Source of CO2

Wastewater treatment plants may emit up to 23 percent more greenhouse gas than previously thought.

Climate on the Ballot in Washington and Florida

Voters in two states will weigh in on climate-related ballot measures that could reverberate across the country.

Shipping Industry Postpones Climate Plan Until 2023

A U.N. agency overseeing shipping doesn't intend to publish a plan to protect the climate until 2023.

10 Years on, Climate Economists Reflect on Stern Review

This is how climate change economics has grown and shifted since the seminal Stern Review was published.

Tibet Just Had Another Massive Ice Avalanche

An unprecedented second massive ice avalanche has rocked a remote region of Tibet.

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Thanksgiving Weather and Temperature Trends Thanksgiving weather is variable from year to year, but Novembers are trending warmer across the U.S.

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