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.
The week that was features the latest on urban heats islands, Miami's sea level woes and more.
Like New York, Miami faces the challenge of rising seas, but with a number of critical differences.
Oregon coal terminal permit denial points to uncertainty about how coal exports greenhouse gas emissions.
Drought in the West is causing the land to rise as water loss lifts a massive weight from the earth, a study shows.
There's a lot scientists don't know about how bike sharing programs encourage less driving.
A new study says growing acidification off Alaska’s waters threatens the state’s whole economy.
New research shows that forest ecosystems are particularly vulnerable to rapid changes in the climate.
This week has everything from saving tons of CO2 to the climate context of New England's epic floods.
Most of the glacier melt that has occurred in recent decades can be attributed to manmade global warming.
Study shows expanding farmland may be better for the climate than cutting down forests for new farmland.
A roundup of coverage on the most extensive and intense drought to hit the U.S. since at least 1956.
Coffee's low genetic diversity plus a shifting climate leads to more risks of infestation from pests & diseases.
Analysis shows how many more “extremely hot” days different U.S. cities could feel in the near future.
A new mapping tool shows how floods could drown some of the nation’s most critical power plants.