Topics Section
Content from the entire website, organized by subject

All Topics: Climate Statistics, Basics, Causes, Greenhouse Gases, Impacts, Responses, Trends, Projections, Climate, Extremes, Drought, Flooding, Heat, Hurricanes, Wildfires, Carbon Storage, Water, Snow & Ice, Oceans & Coasts, Sea Level, Food & Agriculture, Flora & Fauna, Health, Business, Policy, Energy, Efficiency, Biofuels, Fossil Fuels, Nuclear, Renewable Energy, Weather, Extreme Weather, Solutions, Landscapes, Society, Geoengineering, States of Change

Hints of Climate Change in California’s Drought

Monday's studies hinted at climate change's role in California's drought, but stopped short of blaming it.

Study: Climate Not a Factor in Epic Colorado Floods

NOAA study finds that climate change may not have been a factor in Colorado's epic 2013 floods.

Science Shows How Climate Change is Baking Australia

5 reports reach similar conclusions regarding climate change and year of brutal heat waves in Australia.

Climate Impact of Soot Is Exaggerated, Study Says

Global warming efforts should focus on CO2, not soot particles known as black carbon, says a Norwegian team.

The Fuel You Use For Heating Depends on Where You Live

How you heat your home depends a lot on where you live, and it has implications on your carbon footprint.

Study: Natural Gas Reliance Impediment to Renewables

A new study suggests that U.S. reliance on natural gas is an impediment to developing wind and solar power.

China, U.S. Make Treaty Pledges During Climate Summit

The U.N. Climate Summit revealed that China and the U.S. are striving to strike an international climate deal.

Analysts, States Bullish on Success of Clean Power Plan

Morgan Stanley analysts upbeat about prospects of success of CO2 reduction goals.

Pacific Northwest Warming May Have Natural Roots

Natural variations might be behind much of the warming in and around the Pacific Northwest.

People’s Climate March Makes Front-Page News

Here's how newspapers portrayed Sunday's Climate March around the globe.

Three Decades Until Carbon Budget Is Eaten Through

If current trends continue, we'll blow past the world's 3.7°F warming goal in 28 years.

UN Data on Population Growth is Bad News for Climate

A growing population has serious implications for food security, political stability − and climate change.

Report: Prevent Climate Effects by Fixing World Economy

Reducing emissions can generate better growth than old high-carbon model, says co-author of report, Lord Stern.

U.S. Putting Climate-Changing Chemicals on Ice

The government is targeting HFCs, which helped save the ozone layer but are terrible for the climate.

The $90 Trillion Climate-Stabilizing Cookbook

A new report shows how the world could become wealthier by spending more on clean energy infrastructure.

Coal Power Shows Zero Growth in 2014, Report Shows

As electric power generating capacity continues to grow, the growth is fueled mostly by natural gas and solar power.

What Will Survive in Hot, Acidic Oceans?

Scientists discovered that a type of plankton could thrive as the climate changes, which could offer clues about how other species will fare.…

Tropical Dams an Underestimated Methane Source

New data supports the idea that methane emissions from hydroelectric dams outweigh the benefits.

Climate Change Threatens Half of North America’s Birds

Over three hundred species, including the bald eagle and 10 U.S. state birds are at risk from climate change.

The Good and Bad Climate News from Permafrost Melt

Nearly half of the carbon that's eroding from melting Arctic permafrost is ending up in the atmosphere.

Gallery

2013 Tornado Drought The number of tornadoes per county, January-April 2013, compared to the average.