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Action on Climate Key to Global Health, Reports Say

New reports suggest taking action on climate change would also have considerable public health benefits.

Pope’s Encyclical Makes Grade in Climate Science

Pope Francis' environmental encyclical makes the climate science grade, experts say.

Pope’s Climate Encyclical: 4 Main Points

Pope Francis' climate change encyclical has been released. Here are 4 main points from it.

States See Renewable Future in Offshore Wind Farms

Developers and government officials are optimistic offshore wind farms could spread along U.S. coastlines.

National Parks Visits Could Rise and Fall as Temps Warm

As temperatures warm, national parks could see more tourists, except during the hot summer months.

Twitter Could Shape Flood Disaster Response

A novel project has researchers turning tweets into flood maps that will help disaster responders.

Pope Francis’ Letter on Climate Change Leaked Early

Pope Francis's much-anticipated climate change encyclical was leaked early by an Italian paper.

EPA Takes Step Toward Regulating Airline Emissions

The U.S. EPA took its first steps Wednesday toward regulating greenhouse gas emissions from commercial airplanes.

Heidi Cullen Joins Weather Channel Climate 25 Project

The Weather Channel has named Climate Central's Heidi Cullen one of the top voices on climate.

G7 Carbon Goal May Come Too Late, Scientists Say

Leading climate scientists say the G7's decarbonization goal may be too little, too late.

G7 Leaders: World Needs to Phase Out Carbon Emissions

The G7 leaders have committed to decarbonizing the world's economy by 2100 but with a few caveats.

Burning Coal Is Hot; Its Warming Is Far Hotter

Global warming from burning fossil fuels can be felt within just a few months says new study.

Halfway There: Countdown to Paris Climate Talks

Paris climate talks are six months away. There's a lot of goodwill but also a lot of hurdles for a good deal.

Report: U.S. Can Make Good on Climate Pledge — Barely

A new report says the U.S. can just make its climate goal, but more needs to be done.

Will The West Ever Be Able To Live With Fire?

A drought-amped wildfire season will severely test the West's ability to live with an ancient threat.

U.S., Mexico, Canada to Collaborate on Climate Adaptation

The U.S., Canada and Mexico are collaborating on sharing clean energy technology and reducing emissions.

America’s Future Has Wind in its Sails

Two U.S. Dept. of Energy maps show how wind power will grow across the U.S. by 2050.

Moderately Cold Temps ‘More Deadly Than Heat Waves’

Study finds prolonged exposure to moderately cold temps kills more people than heat waves or freezing spells.

‘Paving’ the Way: First Commercial Use for Toner Waste

A new, more environmentally friendly asphalt mix containing recycled printer toner is being used on Sydney’s roads.

Monsoon Sets Up ‘Race Against the Clock’ in Nepal

In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake, the arrival of the South Asian monsoon poses new problems.

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2013 Tornado Drought The number of tornadoes per county, January-April 2013, compared to the average.

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