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Obama Orders Rising Seas Built In to Building Standards

President Obama ordered climate-related flood risk to factor into new federal building standards Friday.

NASA’s $1 Billion Soil Moisture Mission Ready For Lift Off

A new satellite will probe the top layers of Earth's soil, helping scientists forecast weather extremes.

Climate Calculator Lets You Create a New World

A new global calculator let's the average Joe be world leader for a day to determine our future climate.

Obama And Modi Are Buddies, But Will The Climate Care?

U.S.-India relations are warmer now than they've been in a long time. Can that help slow global warming?

Boston’s Got Gas as Methane Seeps from City

Boston's methane emissions from aging pipes and other sources may be more than double official estimates.

Roker and Lemonick Discuss Obama’s Climate Plan

The Weather Channel’s Al Roker and Stephanie Abrams turn to Senior Science Writer Michael Lemonick for his take on Obama's climate plan.…

Study Downgrades Climate Impact of Wood Burning

Traditional wood burning is more sustainable and less environmentally damaging than previously thought.

Developing Cities Hold Big Key To Climate Action

Cities could triple their energy use in just a few decades. A new report shows how to maximize that trend.

EPA Moves to Count Methane Emissions from Fracking

EPA proposal would require energy companies to report GHG emissions from oil well fracking.

Limiting Tar Sands, Coal, Arctic Oil Is Key to 2°C Goal

To efficiently use remaining fossil fuels, some countries would need to sacrifice more than others.

Mike Lemonick Talks 2015 Climate on ‘Wake Up With Al’

Senior science writer Michael Lemonick discussed climate change on "Wake Up With Al".

Washington State Offers Ambitious Cap-and-Trade Plan

Washington's governor has proposed a sophisticated and broad carbon cap-and-trade program.

Green Bonds May Help Limit Effects of Climate Change

Green bonds are drawing increased attention for financing projects that provide climate benefits.

Climate Accord Struck In Lima; Key Decisions Postponed

The Lima Accord set the framework for an unprecedented global pact to slow climate change.

6 Degrees: Lima, Deadly Heat, Flood Maps & More

Updates from Lima, the skinny on drought, and new research on sea level, hurricanes, energy and more.

Kerry: Agreement Essential To Overcome Climate Threat

The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.

Lima Update: Draft Climate Pact Balloons To 52 Pages

It's tough going at the climate talks, where a draft agreement is getting longer instead of shorter.

Climate Financing ‘Not Possible’ For Governments Alone

High-level climate talks began on Tuesday, dominated by doubts about rich countries' financial pledges.

6 Degrees: Warming Rates, Robots, Heating Costs & More

From warming rates to robotic floats, stay current on climate with the top news of the week.

Giving Climate Pact Legal Teeth Could Make It Toothless

American political dysfunction could keep legally binding rules out of the next climate pact.

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Decades of Warming Despite the recent slowdown in warming rate, this past decade was the world's warmest on record.

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