The Widespread Climate Benefits of Trees

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The Widespread Climate Benefits of Trees

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2018

Trees have widespread climate benefits, from lowering cooling costs to reducing our carbon footprint.

The Power of Trees

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The Power of Trees

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2018

See how trees in these cities are improving air quality, reducing flood risks, and offsetting carbon emissions.

What Makes a Car Climate Friendly?

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What Makes a Car Climate Friendly?

  • Published: May 24th, 2017

Here's what makes a car climate friendly.

Climate-Friendly Cars by State

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Climate-Friendly Cars by State

  • Published: May 24th, 2017

A car’s climate impact depends on three main factors: the efficiency of the car, the distance driven, and in the case of electric and plug-in hybrid cars, how the electricity it uses is generated.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

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Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

  • Published: Nov 7th, 2016

An examination of how high temperatures throughout the year are projected to rise by the end of the century under two different emissions scenarios.

Rising Ocean Temperatures Can Kill Corals

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Rising Ocean Temperatures Can Kill Corals

  • Published: Jun 8th, 2016

Higher levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere lead to a more acidic ocean.

2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

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2016 Temperatures Already Pushing COP21 Limits

  • Published: Apr 25th, 2016

If the first three months of 2016 are any indication, meeting the 1.5°C challenge will be increasingly difficult.

Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

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Is Your State Prepared for Climate Change?

  • Published: Nov 19th, 2015

Each state receives a conventional letter grade to illustrate its climate change preparedness overall and for five specific hazards: heat, drought, wildfires, inland & coastal flooding.