Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.
Coral reefs reduce wave heights by two-thirds on average, protecting coasts from floods and erosion.
Climate change is making wildfires like the one raging in Fort McMurray, Alberta more common.
Ocean acidification is causing reefs in Florida to dissolve decades ahead of previous predictions.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
Global warming is reducing oxygen supplies for marine wildlife along the West Coast and elsewhere.
NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.
New modeling is a "smoking gun" linking climate change with record Great Barrier Reef bleaching.
The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.
If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.
Bit by bit, innovators are chipping away at this ubiquitous material’s environmental downsides.
Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
The outcome of the U.S. presidential election will be critical to the success of the Paris climate pact.
Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.
The World Surf League has started a unique partnership with Columbia University climate scientists.
Shifting diets away from meat could slash greenhouse gas emissions and curb deforestation worldwide.
Not only was March record warm, but the planet is having its hottest year to date by a significant margin.
March continued the streak of warmest months on record, which has now itself set a record of 11 such months in a row.
Cloudy cities in the northeast could be gold mines for rooftop solar potential, research shows.
The East Coast is sinking, which is worsening the impacts of sea level rise. These are the hot spots.