Scientists discovered that a type of plankton could thrive as the climate changes, which could offer clues about how other species will fare.…
Nearly half of the carbon that's eroding from melting Arctic permafrost is ending up in the atmosphere.
As climate changes, forest ecosystems will need to shift to more suitable sites. Should we help?
Roads can disrupt the natural world, but new research lays out how to help the two coexist.
Two projects showcase how big data can help understand and plan for climate change.
Landscape changes in the warming Sierra Nevada may have major impacts on California’s economy.
A new study shows that climate change is increasing the odds of long-term drought in the Southwest.
Anyone can contribute to a growing database of photos that show the state of drought across the U.S.
Another Icelandic volcano is primed to erupt and events like that have a lot teach us about climate change.
Drought in the West is causing the land to rise as water loss lifts a massive weight from the earth, a study shows.
Since 1970, cities have been warming, and have been getting hotter far faster than adjacent rural areas.
Waves are building in the Arctic Ocean, and they could hasten sea ice's downward spiral.
Heavy rains have ravaged the Northeast from Baltimore to Long Island, setting records along the way.
A roundup of coverage on the most extensive and intense drought to hit the U.S. since at least 1956.
California has had its hottest first seven months of the year, crushing the previous record.
Tropical forests managed by local communities have the potential to sequester huge amounts of carbon.
Models show summers are going to keep warming as emissions continue. See what this will warming feel like.
The relentless heat that has plagued the western half of the country this summer has ratcheted up California’s terrible drought once again.…
Roadside shrubbery & grass soak up a lot of carbon; with better management it could soak up more.
Automatic sensors will allow scientists to conduct a monitoring program to determine summer sea ice melt.