Small temperature increases due to climate change could contribute to wildfires in Western mountains.
Oxfam says countries already facing a ‘major emergency’ include Ethiopia, where 4.5 million people need food aid.
Global emissions pledges may not be enough to limit warming to the world’s agreed upon goal of 2°C.
Public lands could store 20 percent more carbon by 2050 because of climate change, a new study says.
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California's record low snowpack hasn't been seen in at least 500 years, but will become more common.
Drought-fueled wildfires over the weekend destroyed hundreds of homes and killed at least one person.
Two western states recorded their hottest summers on record, and four states could see their warmest years.
Unseasonable heat has much of the U.S. in its grip. Global warming will likely make heat waves more intense.
Electric power lines and power plants on tribal lands are highly vulnerable to climate change.
Severe droughts that stretched across central Europe this summer are consistent with a warming world.
A new animation compares the blockbuster 1997-98 El Niño to the strong El Niño taking shape in 2015.
An updated Climate Central analysis shows large wildfires are becoming more common and destructive.
More than 7 million acres of land have burned in the U.S. so far in 2015.
A new study pegs climate change as a bully that's come for California's water.
This year's El Niño looks to rank among the strongest on record, with potential U.S. weather impacts.
Record heat continues across much of the West, helping to deepen drought and fuel wildfires.
NASA satellites have sent back a detailed view of rain and snow across the U.S. so far this year.
California's rain deficit during its record-setting drought is about one year's worth of normal rain.
A new study shows that droughts are harming forests' ability to store carbon and mitigate climate change.