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Climate Model Shows Limits of Global Emissions Pledges

Global emissions pledges may not be enough to limit warming to the world’s agreed upon goal of 2°C.

Study: New York City at Higher Risk for Coastal Floods

Researchers say New York City is at risk for more and higher floods like those seen during Hurricane Sandy.

More Super El Niños Could Decimate Pacific Corals

More frequent super El Niños could add another layer of stress for coral reefs on top of climate change.

For Migrants, Bangladesh Takes Back Land From the Sea

Bangladesh is going ahead with an ambitious plan to reclaim land from the sea.

Submerged Cities Seen in Worst-Case Climate Scenario

Coastal cities could be submerged beneath 200 feet of water if all of the world's fossil fuels are burned.

‘Grey Swan’ Hurricanes Pose Future Storm Surge Threat

'Grey swan' hurricanes, those without precedent, could be more likely with global warming.

Climate Central Analysis Featured on ‘Katrina 2065’

The Weather Channel and Climate Central show what sea level rise would mean for Katrina's storm surge in 2065.

From Katrina, an ‘Amazing’ Decade of Climate Research

Katrina helped galvanize hurricane-climate change research, and 10 years later, strides have been made.

10 Years Later: Was Warming to Blame for Katrina?

The role climate change may have played in Hurricane Katrina is a difficult question to answer, even 10 years later.

Katrina: Lasting Climate Lessons for a Sinking City

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is dealing with sinking land as sea levels rise.

10-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina became one of the worst natural disasters in U.S. history.

New Antarctic Research Ups Sea Level Rise Estimates

New West Antarctica research shows that IPCC sea level rise estimates will have to be revised upward.

Scientists Foresee Losses as Cities Fight Beach Erosion

Rising seas, stronger storms and coastal development are taking their toll on sandy shorelines.

Speed of Glacier Retreat ‘Historically Unprecedented’

Researchers have recorded worldwide rapid rises in meltwater and alarming rates of glacial retreat.

Hawaii May Say ‘Aloha’ to More Hurricanes

Hawaii could see more hurricanes in its vicinity thanks to the influence of global warming.

Rain, Storm Surge Combine to Put U.S. Coasts at Risk

Compound flooding, when heavy rains and storm surge combine, is an increasing risk for U.S. coasts.

Rising Sea Levels Could Decimate Sea Turtle Nests

Turtle eggs submerged under sea water are less likely to hatch, a Great Barrier Reef study shows.

Are Countries Obligated to Fend Off Climate Change?

Here’s what a Dutch court's speedy emissions ruling could mean for the rest of the world.

GAO Report Sees Climate Risks to Army Corps Projects

The GAO says many Army Corps projects are highly vulnerable to extreme weather.

Dire Climate Warning Raises Questions, Not Answers

NASA's former climate chief sounds the sea level rise alarm, but the findings aren't wholly conclusive.


CO2 Capture and Sequestration CO2 may be separated from other gases at coal-fired electric power plants and transported by pipeline to suitable storage sites.

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