Forest Service anticipates spending up to $1.6 billion fighting a fire season that could be worse than normal.
A report warns extreme weather will contribute to the spread of disease and disrupt food and water supplies.
One in six species is threatened with extinction if polluting practices continue unabated, researchers say.
An emerging body of research shows that greenhouse gases are billowing out of the state’s woodlands.
California isn't the only place suffering drought; the Pacific Northwest is suffering from a lack of snow.
White House report calls for billions of dollars in energy infrastructure modernization investments.
Drought and warmer temperatures brought about by climate change affect wildfire spread more than bark beetles.
Climate change is slated to play a more prominent role in international disaster talks than ever before.
As the planet warms, new careers as climate adaption specialists emerge to help businesses prepare for disasters.
Climate change and a looming satellite gap pose some of the biggest risks to the U.S. government.
Studies predict temperature rises of up to 5.1°c in Australia by 2090 in their most comprehensive forecast yet.
A new satellite will probe the top layers of Earth's soil, helping scientists forecast weather extremes.
To see what mountain forest fires of the Southwest will look like in the future, look back at 2011.
Efforts to find the fingerprints of climate change on extreme weather are gaining steam.
Europe is now 10 times more likely to have a catastrophic heat wave than it was just a decade ago, study says.
Negotiators are about to gather in Lima to thrash out the details of the first post-Kyoto climate treaty.
A federal task force was formed last year to provide adaptation ideas. On Monday, it delivered 100.
Industrial farming is rapidly destroying Brazil's Cerrado and creating a ticking carbon bomb.
Scientists hope to determine almost in real-time whether global warming has a hand in extreme weather.
5 reports reach similar conclusions regarding climate change and year of brutal heat waves in Australia.