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Solar Energy Jobs Growing By Leaps and Bounds

The solar power industry saw a nearly 22 percent jump in employment in 2014 with hiring expected to continue.

Global Warming Upped Heat Driving California’s Drought

Climate change turned up the heat on California's drought, heat that could be a fixture by the 2030s.

Climate Change a ‘Contributing Factor’ in Syrian Conflict

Climate change upped the odds of drought in Syria that directly preceded civil unrest and the rise of ISIS.

Looming Warming Spurt Could Reshape Climate Debate

Humanity may be about to experience unprecedented temperature rise. Will it prompt climate action?

Sunny Side East: Solar Takes Off in Eastern U.S.

North Carolina is overtaking California for most utility-scale solar farms being developed.

A February First: CO2 Levels Pass 400 PPM Milestone

February is the first month of 2015 with an average carbon dioxide level above 400 ppm.

Europe Reforms Cap-And-Trade, Lays Out Climate Vision

While American lawmakers agonize over Keystone XL, Europeans are crafting climate plans.

Three Tools to Solve The Mystery of Ocean Acidity

Scientists are improving pH sensors, analyzing coral and using satellites to track ocean acidification.

Carbon Pricing Pays the Way for Cleaner Energy

Leading cap-and-trade programs are spending billions on clean energy and other climate programs.

Last Tango for Nuclear?

The U.S. nuclear power industry’s three-step: Revival, long goodbye or state-aided life support.

Dry or Snowy? Winter Weather Splits the U.S.

Dry weather dominated the West while snowy weather has rocked the Northeast. What gives?

2015 Picks Up Where 2014 Record Heat Left Off

January was the second warmest on record globally in a continuation of 2014's warmth.

Sea Ice Still Declining, Despite Antarctica’s Gains

Globally, sea ice is on a downward slope, as Arctic losses outweigh recent gains in Antarctica.

Racking Up Climate Milestones One President at a Time

Take a look at climate milestones and scientific discoveries from Washington through Obama.

Red Hot February

Hot dates aren’t just for Valentine’s Day. Here’s a state-by-state look at how February temps have warmed since 1970.

Southwest, Central Plains Face ‘Unprecedented’ Drought

Climate change could make 'unprecedented' drought almost a given in the western U.S. by 2100.

Paris Talks Won’t Achieve 2°C Goal: Does That Matter?

As U.N. delegates gather for talks in Geneva, some worry that the next climate agreement will fall short.

Hottest Year on Record

2014 set a new mark for the hottest year on record. And while unprecedented heat has become almost common place, it's been a long time since…

Winter Is Losing Its Cool

Cold nights are on the decline. Explore our latest interactive to see what this warming would feel like for you.

Farming Now Worse For Climate Than Deforestation

Farming is now the leading source of land-based greenhouse gas pollution as deforestation has slowed.

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Acres Burned in Washington Wildfires in Washington State have increased significantly in recent years, a shift that appears linked to climate change.

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