Drought and warmer temperatures brought about by climate change affect wildfire spread more than bark beetles.
Climate change blamed for breakdown of currents that circulate heat, nutrients through the Atlantic.
Carbon absorbed by the rainforest is falling, so greater cuts to emissions are needed, warn scientists.
Pollution from deforestation is slowing down, but degradation is worsening in forests that still remain.
Spring is arriving earlier across the U.S. by an average of three days.
Desert-friendly cattle that came over with Columbus might be better bovines for the drought-plagued West.
Urbanization in southern California is reducing the region's fogginess, further drying the parched state.
National forests, parks and other public lands play a major role in America's defense against climate change.
Carbon dioxide fertilizes forests, but it also encourages bugs to feast, dissipating the climate benefits.
The Amazon inhales less carbon dioxide during drought years, a major concern as the region dries.
While cold reigns in the East, the West is unseasonably warm and suffering a serious lack of snow.
Ocean acidification is coming for your shellfish, but its impacts will be far from even across the U.S.
The U.S. nuclear power industry’s three-step: Revival, long goodbye or state-aided life support.
Researchers say the survival chances of crown-of-thorns starfish increase by as much as 240 percent.
New research points to saturation state, not pH, as the most pressing metric to track when it comes to shellfish survival.
Methane is a potent greenhouse gas — but there’s a lot we can do about it.
A new satellite will probe the top layers of Earth's soil, helping scientists forecast weather extremes.
Study shows which parts of the Great Barrier Reef & others can bounce back from mass bleaching events.
More evidence suggests climate change has begun to impact the delicate schedules many species stick to.
Tropical forests may absorb one-third of human fossil fuel emissions, a new study says.