The Southern Ocean's notoriously strong gales are growing stronger, and that's foreboding news for coastlines everywhere.
Sandy will "be one of the most studied storms" to hit the U.S. Here's what researchers are already learning.
Since 2000, the Amazon rainforest has been drying, a trend that could have big carbon implications.
This year breaks heat records, the drought hangs on, goats get smaller and more in this week’s climate news.
The European Union plans to reduce its greenhouse gas pollution to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030.
Drought is taking its toll on the water system that quenches the thirst of Brazil’s largest city, Sao Paulo.
El Nino probably won't bring California drought-busting winter rains, but the news may not be all bad.
A new checklist will help San Francisco protect $25 billion worth of infrastructure from rising seas.
Are rising global temperatures to blame for a stark reduction in the size of chamois in Italy?
Discovery of a semi-lifeless glacier in southeastern Iceland creates a new zombie class of frozen rivers of water.
El Niño ups the odds of flooding in some spots, but that information could provide opportunities.
A new climate report from the Pentagon, tornado trends, earthquakes and more in this week's top climate news.
Flurry of recent studies show that earthquakes are a side effect of the U.S. oil and gas boom.
The Pentagon's new climate plan shows how the agency plans to address the impacts of global warming.
Expansion of Antarctic sea ice heralds ocean changes that could trap heat and accelerate ice sheet melting.
Climate change is a major driver in the precipitous decline of a key Yellowstone tree species.
Rising CO2 levels could spell disaster for certain fish species according to recent research.
Cyclones have been quietly costing the world for decades, costs that could grow due to climate change.
Floods during high tide have become common in many coastal cities, and they're about to become downright routine.
Future wind and solar projects and metals used to build them will have a low environmental impact, study says.