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.
Old weather records are providing valuable data for scientists and fodder for stunning visualizations.
Improved climate models suggests melting in Antarctica will be worse this century than we had realized.
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.
Like New York, Miami faces the challenge of rising seas, but with a number of critical differences.
Drought in the West is causing the land to rise as water loss lifts a massive weight from the earth, a study shows.
Since 1970, cities have been warming, and have been getting hotter far faster than adjacent rural areas.
July 2014 was the 4th-warmest on record globally, following world's warmest June on record.
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.