Scientists discovered that a type of plankton could thrive as the climate changes, which could offer clues about how other species will fare.…
New data supports the idea that methane emissions from hydroelectric dams outweigh the benefits.
Over three hundred species, including the bald eagle and 10 U.S. state birds are at risk from climate change.
The spectacular 2002 collapse of Antarctica's Larsen B ice shelf was caused by surface melting.
Nearly half of the carbon that's eroding from melting Arctic permafrost is ending up in the atmosphere.
California is planning the nation's most elaborate database of local and statewide sea level rise adaptation efforts.
As climate changes, forest ecosystems will need to shift to more suitable sites. Should we help?
The world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter might be getting serious about kicking its coal habit.
Roads can disrupt the natural world, but new research lays out how to help the two coexist.
Landscape changes in the warming Sierra Nevada may have major impacts on California’s economy.
As temperatures rise in Europe, researchers warn of the increased risk of mosquito-borne diseases.
In a world with ever more competition for food, pests may pose the biggest threat.
A new study says a federal cap-and-trade policy could pay for itself 10 times over with health benefits.
California’s drought stresses the need to improve how the state & the rest of us divvy up a resource in demand.
While warming is expected to reduce average snowfalls, it may have less of an impact on extreme snowfalls.
Anyone can contribute to a growing database of photos that show the state of drought across the U.S.
Bird deaths have stoked legal action that could challenge half a dozen solar plants planned in Calif. and Ariz.
Improved climate models suggests melting in Antarctica will be worse this century than we had realized.
An explanation of what a Rossby wave is and how it could be messing with U.S. weather patterns.
Another Icelandic volcano is primed to erupt and events like that have a lot teach us about climate change.