Scientists discovered that a type of plankton could thrive as the climate changes, which could offer clues about how other species will fare.…
Over three hundred species, including the bald eagle and 10 U.S. state birds are at risk from climate change.
As climate changes, forest ecosystems will need to shift to more suitable sites. Should we help?
Roads can disrupt the natural world, but new research lays out how to help the two coexist.
Two projects showcase how big data can help understand and plan for climate change.
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.
Bird deaths have stoked legal action that could challenge half a dozen solar plants planned in Calif. and Ariz.
New research shows that forest ecosystems are particularly vulnerable to rapid changes in the climate.
Coffee's low genetic diversity plus a shifting climate leads to more risks of infestation from pests & diseases.
Tropical forests managed by local communities have the potential to sequester huge amounts of carbon.
Climate change could make the Great Lakes' harmful algae blooms more toxic and last longer.
Roadside shrubbery & grass soak up a lot of carbon; with better management it could soak up more.
Scientists say they have found a way to feed billions of people, while reducing environmental stresses.
The longest continuously-collected satellite dataset in the world turns 42 years old today.
As Arctic ice, and access to seals living there, disappears, polar bears adapt to a land-based diet.
Discovery can give scientists new tools to engineer crops to deal with droughts and high temps.
The emerging field of downscaling helps people deal with climate change at the neighborhood scale.