A federal task force was formed last year to provide adaptation ideas. On Monday, it delivered 100.
Industrial farming is rapidly destroying Brazil's Cerrado and creating a ticking carbon bomb.
For the third month in a row, global temperatures were in record high territory according to NASA.
Learn about monster tornadoes, a Sandy buyout program and more in this week's slideshow of top climate news.
The start to the rainy season provided a little drought reprieve for California but full recovery is unlikely.
El Nino: After 8 months, it's still not here, and there's a better chance that it may not form at all.
There is a better than 99 percent chance that 2014 will be the warmest year on record in California.
Since 2000, the Amazon rainforest has been drying, a trend that could have big carbon implications.
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.