California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.
California's overworked firefighters are being forced to take on another task — clearing dead trees.
There's wacky weather and climate news all around this week on the Shum Show.
Wildfire season is about to kick off in earnest. Here's how you can track it, one fire at a time.
May was the fifth record warm month this year, upping the odds that 2016 will be the hottest year on record.
Carbon dioxide could play a significant role in the climate impacts of thawing permafrost.
We’re gearing up for a hot summer in the U.S. and around the world.
Wildfires have forced a drastic cut to oil sands production in Canada, exposing a growing climate risk.
The deluges that led to flooding in France were made more likely by global warming, a new analysis finds.
This year's El Niño is officially over, but La Niña could be just around the corner.
Arctic sea ice shrank to its fourth-lowest level in 50 years last month, setting a new record low for May.
June 1 marks the first day of the Atlantic hurricane season.
A new program will enable 20 countries at risk to put together contingency plans for climate change.
The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be near-normal as a tropical storm threatens to form.
The world's most special cultural and natural sites are already being ravaged by climate change.
Heat waves will happen more often in Africa, home to some of the most vulnerable populations on the planet.
Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including increased heat.
Cities around the world are failing to plan for fast-increasing risks from extreme weather, the World Bank says.
The monthly variability in the number of tornadoes has been increasing over the past 50 years.
While there are fewer days each year with tornadoes, on average, the number of days with more than 30 tornadoes is increasing.