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Trump Tabs Another Climate Denier, This Time for Interior

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has been nominated by President-elect Donald Trump for Secretary of Interior.

Trump Picks Strident Foe of EPA to Lead the EPA

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen climate science denier Scott Pruitt to run the EPA.

A Climate Denier is Leading the NASA Transition

Alarm bells about the incoming Trump administration's approach to NASA's climate research are ringing louder.

Warming U.S. Could See Extreme Rains Increase Fivefold

Rising temperatures could make extreme rainfalls happen up to five times more often across the U.S.

U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

U.S. oil exports have spiked sharply since 2009 despite global efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

Protection of Public Lands Cast in Doubt

Donald Trump’s election portends a shift in how one of America’s bulwarks against climate change will be protected.

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

Drought is fueling large wildfires in the Southeast, but the future of wildfires there in a warming climate is murky.

A Trump Budget Could Decimate Climate Funding

Climate science and energy research could be on the chopping block under President-elect Trump.

Thanksgiving Warming Projections

The cool days of late November will turn warmer on average in the coming decades.

U.S. Record Highs Will Far Outpace Lows With Warming

If emissions aren't curbed, global warming could mean highs dramatically outpace record lows by mid-century.

Scientists Take Big Step Toward Safely Burying CO2

For the first time, scientists have injected carbon dioxide into ancient lava flows and watched it solidify.

Supermoon Floods Warn of Crisis Facing Trump, U.S.

Trump is will be president at a perilous time for 130 million Americans living near changing shorelines.

States May Drive U.S. Climate Policy Under Trump

Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.

‘Critical Moment’ as UN Climate Talks Resume

Nations overwhelmed by political divisions and war are trying to work together on climate change.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

An examination of how high temperatures throughout the year are projected to rise by the end of the century under two different emissions scen…

Here’s How Much CO2 Will Make the Arctic Ice-Free

With 30 square feet of sea ice lost for every metric ton of CO2 emitted, the Arctic could be ice-free by mid-century.

Sewage Plants Overlooked Source of CO2

Wastewater treatment plants may emit up to 23 percent more greenhouse gas than previously thought.

Climate on the Ballot in Washington and Florida

Voters in two states will weigh in on climate-related ballot measures that could reverberate across the country.

Deserts May Spread in Europe as Mediterranean Warms

Global warming is on track to disrupt the Mediterranean region more than at any time in the past 10,000 years.

Shipping Industry Postpones Climate Plan Until 2023

A U.N. agency overseeing shipping doesn't intend to publish a plan to protect the climate until 2023.

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A Decade of Coastal Flood Days Sea level rise is causing more coastal flooding in the U.S. See how many floods have a human fingerprint in these cities.

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