Rising temperatures are simultaneously escalating hazards posed by droughts, heat waves, storms and heavy rainfall in the River City, even as they push up sea levels, worsening flood risks.
Recent research shows that unchecked warming pollution could bring concurrent climate crises to U.S. cities by midcentury — and that emissions cuts could reduce the danger.
Following a year of weather extremes, disasters and policy clashes, we asked our readers to help us pick out the most important climate stories from the U.S. in 2017.
Rising seas and more fierce storm surge could send homebuyers searching for higher ground.
A new, interactive map shows where studies have found a discernible role for warming in extreme weather events.
Above-average hurricane activity is expected in Atlantic this hurricane season, despite a potential El Niño.
New research highlights an emerging migration crisis that’s worsening with global warming.
President Trump may seek to eliminate NOAA's Sea Grant program, "an outsized leader in coastal adaptation."