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100 Days of Climate: Week 10

Over Trump's first 100 days, we're going to show what science tells us about our warming world.

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.

The Shum Show: Springtime and Syrup

This week marks the start of meteorological spring.

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 Problems With Winter Warming

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

U.S. Faces Huge Crop Losses If Temps Keep Rising

The U.S. faces big drops in harvests of major food crops by 2100 if temperatures continue to rise.

U.S. Lists First Bumble Bee Species as Endangered

Bombus affinis has plunged nearly 90 percent in abundance and distribution since the late 1990s.

Where to Follow the Climate Action in 2017

A regulatory bloodbath is looming in D.C., but climate protections could advance elsewhere in 2017.

New EU Wood Energy Rules Threaten Climate, Forests

European power plants could keep claiming to be green while billowing pollution from wood until 2030.

Eat Those Turkey Leftovers, Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Throwing away Thanksgiving leftovers comes with a side of potent greenhouse gas emissions.

Food Waste, Methane and Climate Change

Food that ends up in landfills emits methane, a strong greenhouse gas.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

The Shum Show: Spreading Like Wildfire

Wildfires take the spotlight this week on The Shum Show.

Climate Change Means a Longer U.S. Growing Season

Later frosts mean longer growing seasons for the U.S.

Frost-Free Season is Getting Longer Across U.S.

Here's where in the U.S. the frost free season is growing the fastest.

Oil, Gas and Cows Culprits in Methane Spike, Study Says

New research finds that cows and wetlands are driving a rise in methane emissions more than oil and gas.

Obama Just Tied Climate Change to National Security

Climate change poses a national security risk, but the Obama administration has a plan to deal with it.

Study Finds Biofuels Worse for Climate than Gasoline

New research suggests American biofuels are doing more harm to the climate than good.

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Top 10 Hardest Hit States of 2011 This slideshow recaps the year's extraordinarily destructive climate and weather events, including searing heat waves, parching

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