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Climate Change Will Stir ‘Unimaginable’ Refugee Crisis

Military leaders say warming is the greatest threat to 21st-century security and could lead to mass migrations.

U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

U.S. oil exports have spiked sharply since 2009 despite global efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

Protection of Public Lands Cast in Doubt

Donald Trump’s election portends a shift in how one of America’s bulwarks against climate change will be protected.

EPA Imperiled Under Ebell, But Agency May Survive Yet

Myron Ebell, who is shaping the EPA for the president-elect’s transition team, is the consummate climate denier.

The Arctic is a Seriously Weird Place Right Now

Warm air and oceans have caused Arctic sea ice growth to hit pause. That's not normal for November.

Scientists Take Big Step Toward Safely Burying CO2

For the first time, scientists have injected carbon dioxide into ancient lava flows and watched it solidify.

Supermoon Floods Warn of Crisis Facing Trump, U.S.

Trump is will be president at a perilous time for 130 million Americans living near changing shorelines.

Climate Advocates Get a Huge Donation Trump Bump

Environmental groups have reported major increases in donations and volunteer offers in the wake of Donald Trump's election.

Trump Win Clears Way For China to Lead on Climate

China may be the unlikely champion for global warming after the election of Donald Trump.

Climate Lawsuit Awaits President Trump

A judge has ruled that a climate change lawsuit filed against the federal government can move forward.

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.

Climate Change Doesn’t Really Care Who Was Elected

Climate change is going to keep happening, regardless of who is president. Here's what's at stake.

‘Critical Moment’ as UN Climate Talks Resume

Nations overwhelmed by political divisions and war are trying to work together on climate change.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

An examination of how high temperatures throughout the year are projected to rise by the end of the century under two different emissions scen…

Rio’s Beaches Take Battering From Storm Surge

Storm surge has led to a collapse in business and growing concern that city’s sea defenses are inadequate.

U.S. Designates Electric Vehicle Charging Corridors

The federal government is designating 48 electric vehicle charging corridors along major U.S. highways.

Sewage Plants Overlooked Source of CO2

Wastewater treatment plants may emit up to 23 percent more greenhouse gas than previously thought.

Climate on the Ballot in Washington and Florida

Voters in two states will weigh in on climate-related ballot measures that could reverberate across the country.

Deserts May Spread in Europe as Mediterranean Warms

Global warming is on track to disrupt the Mediterranean region more than at any time in the past 10,000 years.

Shipping Industry Postpones Climate Plan Until 2023

A U.N. agency overseeing shipping doesn't intend to publish a plan to protect the climate until 2023.

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Spring is Coming Earlier A state-by-state look at how spring is coming earlier, on average, in a warming world.

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