New data supports the idea that methane emissions from hydroelectric dams outweigh the benefits.
Nearly half of the carbon that's eroding from melting Arctic permafrost is ending up in the atmosphere.
California is planning the nation's most elaborate database of local and statewide sea level rise adaptation efforts.
Landscape changes in the warming Sierra Nevada may have major impacts on California’s economy.
In a world with ever more competition for food, pests may pose the biggest threat.
California’s drought stresses the need to improve how the state & the rest of us divvy up a resource in demand.
Improved climate models suggests melting in Antarctica will be worse this century than we had realized.
Excess heat is being stored deep in the Atlantic and Southern oceans – not Pacific as previously thought.
Another Icelandic volcano is primed to erupt and events like that have a lot teach us about climate change.
Drought in the West is causing the land to rise as water loss lifts a massive weight from the earth, a study shows.
A new report on climate change and water supplies in Colorado could be a warning for other Western states.
California has had its hottest first seven months of the year, crushing the previous record.
The relentless heat that has plagued the western half of the country this summer has ratcheted up California’s terrible drought once again.…
Automatic sensors will allow scientists to conduct a monitoring program to determine summer sea ice melt.
Scientists say they have found a way to feed billions of people, while reducing environmental stresses.
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As Arctic ice, and access to seals living there, disappears, polar bears adapt to a land-based diet.
Tallest penguins at risk from climate change melting ice, which could wipe out third of the population by 2100.
Engineers warn more unpredictable weather will bring serious challenges to infrastructure.
A climate change battle erupts over "fluke," as its habitat drifts north in warming waters.