Coral reefs reduce wave heights by two-thirds on average, protecting coasts from floods and erosion.
Our report examined intensity and duration of the heaviest runoff events for each state.
A large majority of states will face an increased threat of inland flooding by mid-century.
Climate change is making wildfires like the one raging in Fort McMurray, Alberta more common.
Ocean acidification is causing reefs in Florida to dissolve decades ahead of previous predictions.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
Researchers have created the first high resolution cloud maps for the whole world and they're pretty amazing.
Global warming is reducing oxygen supplies for marine wildlife along the West Coast and elsewhere.
Indigenous stories are filling in knowledge gaps in climate change data that computer models are missing.
U.N. report warns heat stress suffered by workers will devastate health and reduce productivity.
NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.
New modeling is a "smoking gun" linking climate change with record Great Barrier Reef bleaching.
Allergy season is getting longer and worse in a warming world with more carbon dioxide.
The strong El Niño in the tropical Pacific contributed to lower energy demand in the U.S. this winter.
A carbon tax ballot measure in Washington state is dividing the region's environmental groups.
If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.
Bit by bit, innovators are chipping away at this ubiquitous material’s environmental downsides.
Animals and plants are increasingly being ‘translocated’ from their native areas to survive effects of climate change.
Developing a system under which climate pledges are reviewed and improved is 'essential' for success.
Bernadette Woods Placky takes a look at how important trees are to the Earth's climate.