Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.
The East Coast is sinking, which is worsening the impacts of sea level rise. These are the hot spots.
During the 20th century, humans took over from nature as the leading cause of sea level rise.
New research sheds light on how ice loss driven by climate change is affecting Earth's spin axis.
Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.
Sean Sublette discusses the long- and short-term implications of surpassing 2°C of warming.
Unless greenhouse gas pollution is dramatically curbed, Antarctica could begin to crumble.
If managed well, most of the Eastern seaboard's shorelines could adapt to rising sea levels.
2015 set numerous climate records, from global temperatures to carbon dioxide levels to sea level rise.
February had the highest temperature anomalies the Earth has ever seen, which means 2016 is starting off hot.
An exceptionally strong El Niño has tampered with the world’s weather, bringing drought, floods and heat waves.
The combination of coastal population growth and sea level rise could flood millions of homes by 2100.
Record-breaking rains fueled by El Niño have brought historic floods to the South this week.
Opposing views on the relationship between climate change and extreme weather have led to debate.
Torrential downpours are becoming more common, and a new analysis warns that trend will continue.
As California scrambles to restore marshes to protect against floods, it's confronting a mud shortage.
We were hit by a tidal wave of water news this week. Greta Shum has the scoop.
Dr. Ben Strauss talks with Hari Sreenivasan about our recent coastal flooding report.
A new report constructs a sea level timeline going way back. Hard to miss the human influence in the 20th century.