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Beginning of the End of CA Drought, But What’s Next?

Storms have wiped out part of California's drought. Global warming could bring climate swings in the future.

Canada’s Vast Source of Climate Pollution May Go Bust

Low oil prices threaten oil sands mines in Canada — a major source of carbon pollution.

It’s Official: 2016 Was Second Hottest Year for U.S.

2016 was the second hottest year on record for the U.S. and the 20th consecutive year above average.

Climate Change Is Driving Birds to Migrate Early

A new study finds birds are arriving at breeding grounds too soon, causing some to miss out on food.

China to Plow $361 Billion into Renewable Fuel by 2020

China's energy agency is sharpening its focus on curbing the use of fossil fuels.

Large Iceberg Poised to Break Off From Antarctica

A rift across Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf has surged ahead, making the release of a large iceberg imminent.

U.S. on Track to Become Net Energy Exporter by 2026

The U.S. will become a net energy exporter by 2026, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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.

There Were a Crazy Number of Record Highs in 2016

Climate change helped ensure the most lopsided ratio of record daily highs to lows ever recorded in the U.S.

Heat Is On for 2017, Just Not Record-Setting

2017 likely won't extend the recent streak of record-hot years, but it will still be among the warmest on record.

Four Critical Energy Issues to Watch in 2017

As Donald Trump takes office, here are four energy issues to watch in 2017.

These Are the 10 Most Important Climate Stories of 2016

From dead coral to hopeful deals, these are the stories that mattered most about climate change.

Solar Farms Expected to Outpace Natural Gas in U.S.

2016 has been a milestone year for energy, and one of the biggest winners is likely to be solar power.

Google Earth Shows 30 Years of Climate Change

Satellites images reveal a planet in flux from melting ice to growing arrays of solar panels.

The U.S. Has Been Overwhelmingly Hot This Year

Of 1,730 weather stations across the country, 98 percent are running above normal this year.

Warming is Sending Mountain Glaciers ‘Off a Cliff’

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

Temperatures Are Soaring at the North Pole . . . Again

Climate change is cranking up the heat at the North Pole and made the current heat wave *much more* likely.

Obama Bars Arctic Drilling Ahead of Trump Inauguration

The White House put vast swaths of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans off limits to drilling on Tuesday.

Public Climate Information Threatened Under Trump

Federal government climate change websites may be at risk in the Trump administration.

2016 Is Days Away from Sealing Record-Hot Spot

2016 is less than two weeks away from cementing its status as the hottest year on record in more than 120 years.

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A Seasonal & Regional Tornado Breakdown The probability of a tornado touchdown somewhere in the U.S. jumps to nearly 80% in May.

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