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Warming Ups Odds And Costs of Extreme U.K. Rains

Climate change has increased the odds of extreme rainfall in the U.K., like that of the winter of 2013-2014.

What You Need to Know About Zika And Climate Change

Zika virus has spread rapidly. This is what you need to know about the role of climate change.

Ocean Warming is Making Floods Worse, Study Finds

Rapid rates of warming in the oceans have been causing water to expand, worsening sea level rise.

Here’s How Software Could Save Salt Marshes

Computer models that help oceanside cities plan for their future also hold hope for a threatened coastal ecosystem.

The Shum Show: 2016 Starts Off With a Splash

The first week of January may not have been a snowy one, but there’s more than enough rain to go around.

December Heat Boosts 2015 to 2nd Warmest Year for U.S.

December's incredible warmth boosted the U.S. to its second warmest year on record.

El Niño Could Usher in a Decade of Stronger Events

Scientists have a message for everyone bracing for one of the strongest El Niño events on record: get used to it.

World Unites, Delivers Hopeful Climate Deal

After decades of failed talks, a new climate pact from Paris gives the world hope it can limit global warming.

Extreme UK Rains More Likely With Warming

Global warming has boosted the odds of extreme rainfalls in the U.K. like the record-setting rains for Storm Desmond.

Conflict Makes Nations Vulnerable to Climate Impacts

Researchers have found that conflict makes people more vulnerable to climate impacts.

Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

Each state receives a conventional letter grade to illustrate its climate change preparedness overall and for five specific hazards: heat, dro…

The Forgotten U.N. Climate Goal: 1.5°C

Island nations and others are desperate to keep global warming to less than 1.5°C, or 2.7°F.

Climate Matters: States At Risk

States at Risk: America’s Preparedness Report Card summarizes the changing nature of key threats and corresponding levels of preparedness in…

State-level Preparedness Report Cards

The first-ever national analysis of state level preparedness for climate-driven, weather-related threats in all 50 states.

States At Risk: America’s Preparedness Report Card

The first-ever national analysis of state level preparedness for climate-driven, weather-related threats in all 50 states.

Images Show Impact of Sea Level Rise on Global Icons

Paired images showing how iconic global locations could fare under scenarios of business as usual vs. sharp clean energy transition.

Attribution Studies Home in on Climate Change Signal

The role of climate change in extreme weather events is examined in an annual compilation of attribution studies.

New York Prepares for Up to 6 Feet of Sea Level Rise

New York State is anticipating up to 6 feet of sea level rise on its coastlines by 2100.

Half Million Die in Decade of Disasters in Asia Pacific

The region's disasters claimed half a million lives over the decade, and $523 billion in economic damage.

Paris Agreement Could Put Leash Around Global Warming

World governments are cooperating as they work to slip a leash around global warming, but more is needed.

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2013 Hurricane Season This season was the least active since 1982 and the sixth-quietest since 1950.

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