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Extreme Sea Level Rise and the Stakes for America

Extreme Sea Level Rise and the Stakes for America

  • Published: Apr 26th, 2017

The impacts of this extreme sea level rise scenario would be devastating.

Sea Level Rise Upping Ante On ‘Sunny Day’ Floods

Sea Level Rise Upping Ante On ‘Sunny Day’ Floods

  • Published: Oct 17th, 2016

New report shows how coastal flooding is on the rise because of human-caused sea level rise.

When it Rains it Pours, and Sewage Hits the Fan

When it Rains it Pours, and Sewage Hits the Fan

  • Published: Sep 21st, 2016

Increasing heavy downpours, fueled by climate change, cause millions of gallons of sewage overflows nationwide.

The Hottest Cities in U.S. vs. the Fastest Warming

The Hottest Cities in U.S. vs. the Fastest Warming

  • Published: Jul 19th, 2016

Scorching summer temperatures are exactly what we should expect in a warming world.

U.S. Faces Dramatic Rise in Extreme Heat, Humidity

U.S. Faces Dramatic Rise in Extreme Heat, Humidity

  • Published: Jul 13th, 2016

Rising extreme heat and humidity in the U.S. cities threaten public health.

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires

  • Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

New analysis shows how climate change is influencing a dramatic increase in large western wildfires.

Flirting with the 1.5°C Threshold

Flirting with the 1.5°C Threshold

  • Published: Apr 20th, 2016

Analysis shows emissions reductions will need to be dramatically accelerated to meet the 1.5°C COP21 goal.

Meltdown: More Rain, Less Snow as the World Warms

Meltdown: More Rain, Less Snow as the World Warms

  • Published: Apr 4th, 2016

Analysis finds a decrease in the percent of precip falling as snow in winter months for every region of the U.S.