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EPA Moves to Slash Methane at Landfills and Oil Wells

The EPA is proposing to reduce climate change-driving methane emissions at landfills and oil wells.

New Storm Surge Maps Debut With TS Arthur

As Tropical Storm Arthur heads for North Carolina, the NHC has rolled out its new storm surge flooding maps.

4 GIFs Show If Tropical Storm Arthur Will Ruin Your July 4

Track Tropical Storm Arthur's progress to see if your Fourth of July weekend is in jeopardy.

90-Degree Days Late Arriving for Boston, NYC

Neither New York City nor Boston has recorded a 90-degree temperature yet this summer, surprisingly late.

Fracked Oil, Gas Well Defects Leading to Methane Leaks

A Cornell University study says shale gas well defects lead to methane leaks in Pennsylvania.

Launch Nears for NASA’s New CO2-Measuring Satellite

The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 will measure CO2 in Earth's atmosphere and help find sources and sinks.

First Tropical Storm Looms, As Does a Wet July 4th

A storm sitting off Florida's coast is likely to become the first tropical storm of Atlantic hurricane season.

Basis for EPA Clean Power Plan Cuts a ‘Mystery’

The biggest CO2 emitter won’t need to make the biggest emissions cuts under the EPA's Clean Power Plan.

New CO2 Milestone: 3 Months Above 400 PPM

CO2 concentrations in the atmosphere have been above 400 ppm for three months in a row for the first time.

Coastal Warning Issued for Vital Atlantic Habitats

Some of the world’s most productive marine habitats are seriously at risk from CO2 and human-related changes.

UK and Germany Break Records for Solar Power

In the recent weeks, Britain and Germany have broken records for generating solar electricity.

World Bank: Tackling Climate Will Grow the Economy

Findings put to rest claims that the world could not afford to act on climate change.

Map Shows When Summer Heat Peaks in Your Town

A new analysis shows when summer reaches peak heat across the U.S.

Picture This: World Cup Flooding & Spectacular Lightning

From rain in Recife to drought in California, see some of the best weather & climate images from the week.

Downpour Floods City Ahead of U.S. World Cup Match

A sudden, heavy downpour in Recife, site of today's crucial U.S. soccer match, has left the city flooded.

5 Graphics That Show U.S. Climate Change Costs

Graphics from a new report show just how much climate change will cost U.S. and what regions will lose the most.

2014: A Weird Weather Year in Alaska So Far

The first five months of the year in Alaska have been unusually warm, particularly in far northern Barrow.

Texas Breaks Wind Power Production Record

Texas' wind farms set a record in March for the most wind power the state has ever produced.

Taking a Bite Out of Climate: 4 World Cup Snacks

A report chronicles how eating insects could cut greenhouse gas emissions. Here are 4 quick recipes.

New Report Puts Price Tag on Climate Change in U.S.

A new report by the Risky Business Project quantifies the impacts of climate change on the U.S. economy.

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Extreme Precipitation Events are on the Rise If you get the feeling that heavy downpours are more intense than they used to be, you’re not imagining it.