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Climate, Energy Programs Get Budget Reprieve

A federal budget deal for the rest of 2017 leaves most climate and science programs intact.

How Trump’s Monuments Review Could Impact Climate

The Trump administration will recommend to Congress ways it can shrink or abolish national monuments.

Scientists: Get Used to Wildfires in a Warming World

Communities across the West will have to adapt to living with the ever-increasing threat of wildfires.

Warming-Driven Glacier Melt Leads to ‘River Piracy’

The global warming-induced retreat of a Canadian glacier caused one river to siphon off another's flow.

Carbon Emissions Factor Into Major Oil Sands Shakeup

Major oil companies, feeling pressure from low oil prices and global climate policy, are fleeing Canada's oil sands.

Fewer Freezing Nights

The average date of the last spring freeze is shifting earlier in the year, extending the pollen and growing season.

Scientists Just Confirmed the Great Barrier Reef Bleached

Climate change has fueled bleaching at the Great Barrier Reef for an unprecedented two years in a row.

Research for Drought-Resistant Crops Gets Boost

Scientists are racing to find crops capable of tolerating increasingly high temperatures and water shortages.

The Shum Show: Springing Ahead

Here's what warming springs mean for plants and agriculture.

Leaves Emerging Earlier as Planet Warms

Climate change is causing leaves to emerge earlier in the year. See how far ahead they are this year.

Congress Targets Species Act and Its Climate Benefits

Congress is considering legislation that could weaken the Endangered Species Act.

The Vast Majority of the U.S. Had a Crazy Warm Winter

The vast majority of the U.S. had a warm winter, driven in part by intense February heat.

Scientists Counter Climate Change by Testing Reefs

Scientists will pick 50 coral reefs worldwide to test ways to limit damage from climate change, pollution and over-fishing.

The U.S. is Poised to Set a Record-Setting Record

Record February heat is kickstarting spring from the Southeast to the Midwest.

Warming Maple Tapping Season

The season and area in which trees are tapped to produce maple syrup is warming from climate change.

Maple Syrup Season and Climate Change

As the climate warms, maples are being tapped earlier in the year to get the sap that produces syrup.

The Shum Show: Early Romance

If you're looking for romantic news this Valentine's Day, climate change has you covered.

Food Security, Forests At Risk Under Trump’s USDA

U.S. forest health and the ability of farmers to respond to climate change are at risk under Trump's USDA.

Toxic Mercury Levels on the Rise in Great Lakes Wildlife

Scientists are seeing an uptick of mercury levels in Great Lakes fish and birds as waters warm.

The Problems With Winter Warming

Warming winters may sound great at first, but they bring new problems.