Americans are starting to prepare for the staggering amounts of future sea level rise forecast. But only barely.
A $300 million program is helping New Jersey retreat from inland river regions, but not the coast.
IPCC analysis of climate change has painted an ugly picture, but it also offers hope and guidance.
Hurricane Sandy is inspiring New York State to look closely at microgrid projects.
The Southern Ocean's notoriously strong gales are growing stronger, and that's foreboding news for coastlines everywhere.
Sandy will "be one of the most studied storms" to hit the U.S. Here's what researchers are already learning.
This year breaks heat records, the drought hangs on, goats get smaller and more in this week’s climate news.
A new checklist will help San Francisco protect $25 billion worth of infrastructure from rising seas.
Discovery of a semi-lifeless glacier in southeastern Iceland creates a new zombie class of frozen rivers of water.
The Pentagon's new climate plan shows how the agency plans to address the impacts of global warming.
Expansion of Antarctic sea ice heralds ocean changes that could trap heat and accelerate ice sheet melting.
Floods during high tide have become common in many coastal cities, and they're about to become downright routine.
Scientists hope to determine almost in real-time whether global warming has a hand in extreme weather.
Sediment flowing off Greenland's ice sheet could hold clues about current and future sea level rise.
Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument to be expanded to six times its current size.
A new European Space Agency animation shows recent ice loss in Antarctic in new detail.
Explore our new analysis of worldwide exposure to sea level rise & coastal flooding, complete with an interactive graphic via NYT.
2014's Arctic sea ice minimum isn’t going to be as low as the record set in 2012, but it will be well below the 1981-2010 average.
September marks the end of winter when the sea ice that surrounds Antarctica swells to its maximum extent.
The spectacular 2002 collapse of Antarctica's Larsen B ice shelf was caused by surface melting.