The continued expansion of palm oil plantations on Indonesia's peatlands stands to release a major amount of greenhouse gases.
Scientists have selected about 30 islands in the Mediterranean as biodiversity hotspots to monitor climate change.
In short, the nation’s environmental consciousness really began to coalesce in 1970, focusing Americans’ attention.
Nearly 25 years after James Hansen put climate change on the national radar, he is more deeply involved than ever.
Two new studies on how climate change influences extreme weather and climate events add valuable insight.
The broad geographic scope of this March warmth has been noticed by and caused issues for certain plant and animal species.
The lack of ice on Lake Superior this winter puts the average decline in ice coverage over the past 40 winters at 79 percent.
To protest a global warming program, the Chinese government is holding up orders for billions worth of European aircraft.