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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.

A New Generation of GMOs Crops Up

Is synthetic biology on its way to our farms, markets and tables?

6 Degrees: HFCs, Sea Ice Minimums & Climate Cookbooks

Potential global records, sea ice minimums, climate-stabilizing cookbooks, all in this week's top news.

Brian Kahn Explains the Developing El Nino

Brian Kahn explains on Al Jazeera America how El Nino has been playing a game of hide and seek.

Picture This: Hurricanes and Wildfires from Space

Hurricanes swirl over two oceans, California faces intense wildfires and fall makes its first appearance.

Brian Kahn Explains the Developing El Nino

Climate Central's Brian Kahn explains on Al Jazeera America how the weather phenomenon known as El Nino has been playing a game of hide and se…

El Niño is Kinda Sorta Maybe Here

El Niño is one step closer to being a reality as ocean temperatures warm up in the Pacific.

2014 on Track to be Hottest Year on Record

If the remaining months of the year rank in the top five warmest, 2014 will be the warmest year on record.

Arctic Sea Ice to Reach Sixth Lowest Extent on Record

Arctic sea ice is set to reach the sixth lowest extent on record at the end of the summer melt season.

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.

NASA Ranks This August as Warmest on Record

August 2014 was the warmest August on record according to NASA data, while summer was 4th warmest.

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.

6 Degrees: Ice Answers, Lawsuits, New Toys and More

Six climate stories you need to read, including NASA's new climate toys & the fate of two coal blockaders.

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.

Picture This: Summer Snow and Gnarly Lightning

In a weird week for weather, snow fell in some spots, while rains drenched normally dry areas.

Warming Air Was Trigger for Antarctic Ice Shelf Collapse

The spectacular 2002 collapse of Antarctica's Larsen B ice shelf was caused by surface melting.

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.

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Wild Winter Weather Some wild winter weather has hit parts of Central and Eastern regions of the U.S. in the past few weeks.