Landscape changes in the warming Sierra Nevada may have major impacts on California’s economy.
As temperatures rise in Europe, researchers warn of the increased risk of mosquito-borne diseases.
In a world with ever more competition for food, pests may pose the biggest threat.
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.
Colors abound in this week's weather photo roundup, with a triple rainbow and glowing rains over Yosemite.
While warming is expected to reduce average snowfalls, it may have less of an impact on extreme snowfalls.
Anyone can contribute to a growing database of photos that show the state of drought across the U.S.
An explanation of what a Rossby wave is and how it could be messing with U.S. weather patterns.
Excess heat is being stored deep in the Atlantic and Southern oceans – not Pacific as previously thought.
Another Icelandic volcano is primed to erupt and events like that have a lot teach us about climate change.
Waves are building in the Arctic Ocean, and they could hasten sea ice's downward spiral.
Monitor wildfires currently active in the lower 48 states and Alaska with Climate Central’s interactive map.
A new study says growing acidification off Alaska’s waters threatens the state’s whole economy.
New research shows that forest ecosystems are particularly vulnerable to rapid changes in the climate.
Torrents of rain fell in some U.S. cities, setting records, while a funnel cloud formed near a UK runway.
Heavy rains have ravaged the Northeast from Baltimore to Long Island, setting records along the way.
A roundup of coverage on the most extensive and intense drought to hit the U.S. since at least 1956.
California has had its hottest first seven months of the year, crushing the previous record.
Warm, clear and calm conditions set the stage for the dust devil that spun up in a Brooklyn park.