Cities around the world are failing to plan for fast-increasing risks from extreme weather, the World Bank says.
El Niño has curtailed the rains that are the lifeblood of many Pacific Island communities, bringing extreme drought.
Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
Scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.
New research sheds light on how ice loss driven by climate change is affecting Earth's spin axis.
One of the strongest El Niño's on record has had some major drought-busting benefits in northern California.
Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.
Tens of millions of Americans are losing water because of warming's effects on Colorado River.
Persistent high pressure ridges like those during California's driest years are becoming more common.
Climate change is projected to reduce the capacity of California's main water reservoir — its snowpack.
2015 set numerous climate records, from global temperatures to carbon dioxide levels to sea level rise.
Climate change is affecting the key elements in beer production: hops, barley, and water.
An exceptionally strong El Niño has tampered with the world’s weather, bringing drought, floods and heat waves.
Opposing views on the relationship between climate change and extreme weather have led to debate.
El Niño-fueled storms have returned to California, but they won't come close to ending the drought.
New findings show a "convergence of evidence" that climate change has influenced the Syrian drought.
Droughts caused by climate change could change the way tropical rainforests recover after logging.
Extreme rain and snow will hit the West Coast more often as the climate changes, scientists found.
An unwelcome dose of heat and dry weather is coming to California, putting snowpack in jeopardy.
The weather patterns that normally bring rain to the Southwest have been disappearing.