A ‘once-in-a-thousand-year’ East Coast storm was a consequence of moisture from Hurricane Joaquin.
Small temperature increases due to climate change could contribute to wildfires in Western mountains.
Oxfam says countries already facing a ‘major emergency’ include Ethiopia, where 4.5 million people need food aid.
NASA is keeping an eye on strengthening Hurricane Joaquin with its powerful satellites.
Global emissions pledges may not be enough to limit warming to the world’s agreed upon goal of 2°C.
Researchers say New York City is at risk for more and higher floods like those seen during Hurricane Sandy.
Public lands could store 20 percent more carbon by 2050 because of climate change, a new study says.
China announced the world's largest cap and trade program on Friday, in a step toward tackling climate change.
Climate change will likely figure heavily into lessons about the value of public lands this weekend.
Waters off the Jersey Shore are being auctioned in November for offshore wind farm development.
A glider designed to reach the edge of space will study weather and climate at 90,000 feet.
Come check out the new weather and climate site: wxshift.com
Drought-fueled wildfires over the weekend destroyed hundreds of homes and killed at least one person.
Two western states recorded their hottest summers on record, and four states could see their warmest years.
Unseasonable heat has much of the U.S. in its grip. Global warming will likely make heat waves more intense.
Electric power lines and power plants on tribal lands are highly vulnerable to climate change.
Severe droughts that stretched across central Europe this summer are consistent with a warming world.
A new animation compares the blockbuster 1997-98 El Niño to the strong El Niño taking shape in 2015.
Typhoon Kilo has already broken tropical cyclone records and rivals the longest-lived storms on record.
Hurricane Kilo has become a typhoon and satellites captured its transition as it crossed the dateline.