El Niño has curtailed the rains that are the lifeblood of many Pacific Island communities, bringing extreme drought.
Coral reefs reduce wave heights by two-thirds on average, protecting coasts from floods and erosion.
Our report examined intensity and duration of the heaviest runoff events for each state.
A large majority of states will face an increased threat of inland flooding by mid-century.
Climate change is making wildfires like the one raging in Fort McMurray, Alberta more common.
U.N. report warns heat stress suffered by workers will devastate health and reduce productivity.
NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.
New modeling is a "smoking gun" linking climate change with record Great Barrier Reef bleaching.
If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.
Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
Bernadette Woods Placky takes a look at how important trees are to the Earth's climate.
Since the first Earth Day was celebrated in 1970, average temperatures across the U.S. have been rising.
Since the first Earth Day in 1970, the average annual temperature in every state has climbed.
Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.
The vast majority of the world's largest reef ecosystem has been ravaged by coral bleaching.
Since the 1970s, global warming has lead to nicer weather for most Americans, but that trend will reverse.
Analysis shows emissions reductions will need to be dramatically accelerated to meet the 1.5°C COP21 goal.
Not only was March record warm, but the planet is having its hottest year to date by a significant margin.
Scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.
March continued the streak of warmest months on record, which has now itself set a record of 11 such months in a row.