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Better Health a Key Benefit of Renewables, Study Says

A key benefit of burning fewer fossil fuels and building renewables is cleaner air and saved lives.

Woods Placky Talks Climate Change in Alaska

Climate Central's chief meteorologist talks climate change in Alaska with Weather Underground.

Large Wildfires Are Now More Common and Destructive

An updated Climate Central analysis shows large wildfires are becoming more common and destructive.

U.S. Seeks Greater Focus on Ocean Warming

The U.S. government has urged the international community to focus more on the impact of ocean warming.

Climate Change Poses Risk to Great Barrier Reef Species

Native tropical species are more likely to die out than those that can adapt by "invading" new regions.

Climate Central Analysis Featured on ‘Katrina 2065’

The Weather Channel and Climate Central show what sea level rise would mean for Katrina's storm surge in 2065.

Carbon Emissions From Power Plants Hit 27-Year Low

U.S. power plants emitted less carbon dioxide in April than at any point in the prior 27 years.

Katrina: Lasting Climate Lessons for a Sinking City

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is dealing with sinking land as sea levels rise.

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.

Islamic Experts Urge Muslim Action on Climate Change

Muslim experts from 20 nations agreed on a climate change declaration.

The Climate Change ‘Bully’ in California’s Drought

A new study pegs climate change as a bully that's come for California's water.

Study: China May Have Overestimated Carbon Emissions

Scientists may have overestimated China's carbon dioxide emissions since 2000.

EPA Moves to Cut Oil and Gas Methane Emissions

The EPA has proposed new rules limiting methane emissions from new fracked oil wells.

New Antarctic Research Ups Sea Level Rise Estimates

New West Antarctica research shows that IPCC sea level rise estimates will have to be revised upward.

Report: Extreme Weather Puts Food, Civil Order at Risk

A U.S.-British task force warns that global food shortages will become more likely as a result of climate change.

Rich Nations’ Climate Plans Fall Short of Hopes for Paris

A Reuters review suggests that developed nation's proposed greenhouse gas cuts fall short.

Scientists Foresee Losses as Cities Fight Beach Erosion

Rising seas, stronger storms and coastal development are taking their toll on sandy shorelines.

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Managing heat during exercise will become more vital as climate change ups the number of danger days.

Speed of Glacier Retreat ‘Historically Unprecedented’

Researchers have recorded worldwide rapid rises in meltwater and alarming rates of glacial retreat.

There Is No Carbon Dioxide ‘Technofix,’ Scientists Warn

Researchers warn even if a solution to emissions could be found, it wouldn’t be enough to save the oceans.

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Ocean Acidification: More CO2 = More Acidic CO2 mixes with seawater to form carbonic acid, making the oceans more acidic.

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