This year breaks heat records, the drought hangs on, goats get smaller and more in this week’s climate news.
Drought is taking its toll on the water system that quenches the thirst of Brazil’s largest city, Sao Paulo.
El Nino probably won't bring California drought-busting winter rains, but the news may not be all bad.
The bouts of polar vortex incursions that happened last winter are unlikely this year, NOAA says.
Despite a wet September out West, drought is still a major concern as heat continues to bake the region.
Some of the extreme weather events from 2014 in which climate change could have played a role.
Normally, 20 percent of California’s power comes from hydroelectric sources. But not anymore.
Scientists hope to determine almost in real-time whether global warming has a hand in extreme weather.
A lobe of the ailing Aral Sea, once the fourth largest lake in the world, has dried up for the first time.
Monday's studies hinted at climate change's role in California's drought, but stopped short of blaming it.
Take an interactive look at extreme weather events in 2013 and the role global warming did (or didn't) play.
Heat waves can clearly be linked to climate change, a new report finds, while rain events are murkier.
5 reports reach similar conclusions regarding climate change and year of brutal heat waves in Australia.
Scientists say the loss of vapor clouds by rainforest trees is the result of deforestation & climate change.
In a weird week for weather, snow fell in some spots, while rains drenched normally dry areas.
Moisture from tropical storms will bring drought-easing rains to the plains, but only flash floods to SoCal.
Landscape changes in the warming Sierra Nevada may have major impacts on California’s economy.
California’s drought stresses the need to improve how the state & the rest of us divvy up a resource in demand.
A new study shows that climate change is increasing the odds of long-term drought in the Southwest.
Anyone can contribute to a growing database of photos that show the state of drought across the U.S.