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Studies Show Link Between Red Meat and Climate Change

Shifting diets away from meat could slash greenhouse gas emissions and curb deforestation worldwide.

New Data Set Poised to Revolutionize Climate Adaptation

Scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.

The Suit Against the Clean Power Plan, Explained

Seven things to know about the Clean Power Plan as it winds its way through the courts.

To Help Curb Climate Change, Stop Wasting Food

Reducing food waste around the globe could help curb emissions, lessening climate change impacts.

Farmland Could Play Key Role in Tackling Climate Change

Carbon could be stored in soil as a way to cut greenhouse gas emissions and curb climate change.

White House: Climate Change Poses Urgent Health Risk

Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.

Climate Change Worsening Colorado River Droughts

Tens of millions of Americans are losing water because of warming's effects on Colorado River.

Climate Change Is Coming For Your Maple Syrup

Maple syrup is incredibly dependent on the climate and future changes could impact its quantity and quality.

Healthy Diet May Reduce Gas; Greenhouse Gas, That Is

The less meat people consume and the healthier their diet becomes, the more the climate may benefit.

Early Spring Impacts

An early spring can disrupt plant & animal behaviors and make it more difficult on farming.

Spring Ahead: Warmer Temperatures Arriving Earlier

On the current greenhouse emissions path, spring may start an average of three weeks earlier by 2100.

Climate Matters: Spring Coming Earlier Across U.S.

A warmer spring may sound nice, but can have serious consequences.

Global Group to Assess Human Impact on Nature

Researchers will study global biodiversity, from bacteria to blue whales, over the next three years.

Climate Matters: Warming Seasons Across the U.S.

Sean Sublette takes a look at the warming trends across the country for each season

Warmer Indian Ocean Could Be ‘Ecological Desert’

Rapid warming in the Indian Ocean is playing an important role in reducing phytoplankton up to 20 percent.

Gulf of Maine Fishermen Face Warming ‘Double Whammy’

The Gulf of Maine could warm three times faster than other parts of the ocean, harming cod populations.

2016: What to Look for in Energy and Climate

New commitments to renewables and the rippling effect of oil prices could dominate energy news in 2016.

Earth Has Lost a Third of Arable Land in Past 40 Years

Major concerns have been raised about degraded soil amid surging global demand for food.

Decline of Tropical Animals Could Hasten Climate Change

The disappearance of large animals from tropical forests could hurt forests' ability to store carbon.

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…


Maximum Great Lakes Ice Cover on Decline Maximum ice cover on the Great Lakes is way down this year and on a long term downward trend.

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