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Looming Warming Spurt Could Reshape Climate Debate

Humanity may be about to experience unprecedented temperature rise. Will it prompt climate action?

Europe Reforms Cap-And-Trade, Lays Out Climate Vision

While American lawmakers agonize over Keystone XL, Europeans are crafting climate plans.

Three Tools to Solve The Mystery of Ocean Acidity

Scientists are improving pH sensors, analyzing coral and using satellites to track ocean acidification.

Here’s Where Ocean Acidification Will Hit the U.S. Hardest

Ocean acidification is coming for your shellfish, but its impacts will be far from even across the U.S.

Climate Talks Draw Praise, Herald Hard Slog Ahead

Climate negotiations held in Geneva this week were civil, but it's unclear whether they were helpful.

New Global Warming Goal Is Goal of Talks

U.N. climate negotiators are searching for a new target — something to complement the 2°C goal.

Southwest, Central Plains Face ‘Unprecedented’ Drought

Climate change could make 'unprecedented' drought almost a given in the western U.S. by 2100.

Warmer Seas Linked To East Coast Hurricane Outbreaks

A study of 2,000 years of Atlantic hurricanes revealed links between storms and warming seas.

Paris Talks Won’t Achieve 2°C Goal: Does That Matter?

As U.N. delegates gather for talks in Geneva, some worry that the next climate agreement will fall short.

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?

Warming Ups Odds of Extreme La Niñas, Wild Weather

Climate change could nearly double the odds of extreme La Niñas, wreaking havoc with the world's weather.

Climate Change Moves the Doomsday Clock

The Doomsday Clock is just three minutes from midnight due in part to climate change.

Woods Placky Discusses El Nino and the Big Picture

CCTV America interviews Climate Central Meteorologist Bernadette Woods Placky about the El Nino weather phenomenon.

Study Downgrades Climate Impact of Wood Burning

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

Sea Level Rise Accelerating Faster Than Thought

Sea level rise has been accelerating faster than thought, with possible implications for future rise.

Moisture Shortfall, Heat Threaten Southwestern Forests

To see what mountain forest fires of the Southwest will look like in the future, look back at 2011.

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.

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Drought Comparison: 2012 vs. 2013 There has been a swing in drought conditions across the country in just one year.

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