Support Our Work
Topics Section
Content from the entire website, organized by subject

All Topics: Climate Statistics,Basics,Causes,Greenhouse Gases,Impacts,Responses,Trends,Projections,Climate,Extremes,Drought,Flooding,Heat,Hurricanes,Wildfires,Carbon Storage,Water,Snow & Ice,Oceans & Coasts,Sea Level,Food & Agriculture,Flora & Fauna,Health,Business,Policy,Energy,Efficiency,Biofuels,Fossil Fuels,Nuclear,Renewable Energy,Weather,Extreme Weather,Solutions,Landscapes,Society,Geoengineering,States of Change

Potential for Collapse of Key Atlantic Current Rises

A key Atlantic Ocean current could be more likely to collapse because of global warming than previously thought.

Warming is Sending Mountain Glaciers ‘Off a Cliff’

The retreat of several mountain glaciers is “categorical evidence” of climate change, a new study finds.

East Antarctica is Melting From Above and Below

Warm water and air are both cutting into ice in a previously stable part of Antarctica.

How Climate Change Impacted 2015’s Extreme Weather

Climate change boosted the odds or intensity of many of 2015's extreme weather events, an annual report finds.

Scientists are Saving Climate Data; This Is Why it Matters

Scientists are archiving climate data ahead of Trump's inauguration. That data will be more important than ever.

The Climate Impacts of Trump’s ExxonMobil Pick for State

Trump has chosen the chief executive of one of the world's biggest polluters to oversee American diplomacy.

Despite Climate Exodus, Marshall Islanders Head Home

After many young people fled in the face of climate change impacts, some are choosing to return.

Odd Rifts in Antarctic Ice Could Mean ‘Sayonara, Glacier’

Unusual rifts in the middle of the ice shelf of Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier could herald its collapse.

Threatened Nations Aim for 100 Percent Renewables

The Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) committed to update their climate action plans submitted as part of the U.N. climate pact.

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.

Second-Warmest October Cements Hottest Year

October was the second hottest on record, according to NASA data, locking in 2016 as the hottest year on record.

Rio’s Beaches Take Battering From Storm Surge

Storm surge has led to a collapse in business and growing concern that city’s sea defenses are inadequate.

Warm Ocean Water Takes Toll on Antarctica’s Glaciers

Warm ocean waters have shaved hundreds of feet of ice off the bottom of several Antarctica glaciers.

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.

Atlantic Coastal Flood Days

See where climate change is affecting U.S. coastal flooding the most.

Sea Level Rise Upping Ante On ‘Sunny Day’ Floods

New report shows how coastal flooding is on the rise because of human-caused sea level rise.

Sandy’s Surge Was Extreme. It Could Become Normal

Sea level rise and more intense surge could make Hurricane Sandy-level flooding a generational occurrence.

The Shum Show: Speaking of Hurricanes

With Hurricane Matthew making waves in the news, you might be wondering about the connection between hurricanes and climate change.

Landmark Paris Climate Pact to Take Effect in 30 Days

A key threshold for the Paris climate pact has been surpassed, meaning it's nearly ready to take effect.

Images Show Hurricane Matthew’s Storm Surge Potential

Storm surge could be one of Hurricane Matthew's biggest hazards along the Southeast coast.