President Obama ordered climate-related flood risk to factor into new federal building standards Friday.
The U.S. has experienced 18 years of above-average temperatures according to new data from NOAA.
Efforts to find the fingerprints of climate change on extreme weather are gaining steam.
Big climate news burbled out of the ocean in 2014. Most research findings were hot, but not pretty.
California gets some drought relief, Europe sets records, the Arctic gets warmer and more.
Coastal flooding is likely to become a much more regular occurrence by mid-century as sea levels rise.
Updates from Lima, the skinny on drought, and new research on sea level, hurricanes, energy and more.
The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.
A major storm is dropping buckets of rain on California, but it won't end their epic drought.
American political dysfunction could keep legally binding rules out of the next climate pact.
Rain is set to deluge California again but it won't be enough to end the state's drought.
Negotiators are about to gather in Lima to thrash out the details of the first post-Kyoto climate treaty.
A federal task force was formed last year to provide adaptation ideas. On Monday, it delivered 100.
This week's top climate news features shocking new findings and high tech mapping solutions.
Scientists discovered that glaciers hum tunes, tunes that could help predict when glacial lakes will overflow.
Americans are starting to prepare for the staggering amounts of future sea level rise forecast. But only barely.
A $300 million program is helping New Jersey retreat from inland river regions, but not the coast.
IPCC analysis of climate change has painted an ugly picture, but it also offers hope and guidance.
The Southern Ocean's notoriously strong gales are growing stronger, and that's foreboding news for coastlines everywhere.
Sandy will "be one of the most studied storms" to hit the U.S. Here's what researchers are already learning.