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Paris Pact Could Benefit From Halt of Fossil Fuel Leases

Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.

Indigenous Stories Are Filling Gaps in Climate Data

Indigenous stories are filling in knowledge gaps in climate change data that computer models are missing.

Fate of World’s Coastlines Rests on Melting Antarctic Ice

Scientists don't know how much flooding Antarctic melting will cause — but it may wipe out cities.

Sinking Atlantic Coastline Meets Rapidly Rising Seas

The East Coast is sinking, which is worsening the impacts of sea level rise. These are the hot spots.

Nenana Ice Classic: 100 Years

The rapidly warming Arctic is already impacting Alaska, as earlier ice breakups on the Tanana River are more likely.

Greenland’s Melt Season Started Nearly Two Months Early

Warm, wet weather helped set a record for the earliest start to the Greenland ice sheet melt season.

Carbon Pollution Seen As Key Driver of Sea Level Rise

During the 20th century, humans took over from nature as the leading cause of sea level rise.

Climate Change is Altering How the Poles Drift

New research sheds light on how ice loss driven by climate change is affecting Earth's spin axis.

White House: Climate Change Poses Urgent Health Risk

Climate change is a major threat to human health, according to a report released Monday.

With Climate Change, More Rain or Snow?

A new Climate Central analysis found an increase in the percentage of winter precipitation falling as rain in many western states.

Despite Gains, Western Snowpack Trending Downward

This year’s early Western spring snowpack is higher than previous years, but remains on a long-term downward trend.

Climate Matters: Changes in Winter Precipitation

Western snowpack is still trending down, as more rain is falling at the expense of snow.

Meltdown: More Rain, Less Snow as the World Warms

Analysis finds a decrease in the percent of precip falling as snow in winter months for every region of the U.S.

The Shum Show: Bubbling Up

Warm waters are taking a toll on both coral reefs & ice sheets.

Climate Change Worsening Colorado River Droughts

Tens of millions of Americans are losing water because of warming's effects on Colorado River.

These Ice Cap Images Show the Arctic’s Rapid Change

The planet's stores of ice large and small are all feeling the impacts of climate change.

Antarctica at Risk of Runaway Melting, Scientists Discover

Unless greenhouse gas pollution is dramatically curbed, Antarctica could begin to crumble.

Arctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low Peak, Again

For the second year in a row, the annual Arctic sea ice winter maximum extent hit a record low, driven by global warming.

The Shum Show: Callin’ All Pollen

Bouts of heavy precipitation AND pollen production will increase with climate change.

Healthy Diet May Reduce Gas; Greenhouse Gas, That Is

The less meat people consume and the healthier their diet becomes, the more the climate may benefit.

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Proposed Carbon Capture and Sequestration in Linden, NJ The CCS project proposed for Linden, NJ will use a process called gasification to convert coal into hydrogen.

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