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Sunnier Skies Driving Greenland Surface Melt

Sunnier Skies Driving Greenland Surface Melt

  • Published: Jun 28th, 2017

An uptick in clear, sunny summer skies is driving a jump in surface melt across the Greenland ice sheet.

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

Protecting open ocean from industrial uses is key to addressing climate change, a new study says.

New York Boardwalk Shows Climate Adaptation Costs

New York Boardwalk Shows Climate Adaptation Costs

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

Beachgoers are flip-flopping along a rebuilt boardwalk that reflects a coastal reimagination underway.

Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Fix Neighborhood Floods

Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Fix Neighborhood Floods

  • Published: May 25th, 2017

As high tides caused flooding this week, federal legislation was introduced to protect neighborhoods.

Sharp Rise in Flooding Ahead for World’s Poorest

Sharp Rise in Flooding Ahead for World’s Poorest

  • Published: May 18th, 2017

Some of the world’s most vulnerable live in the tropics, where sea rise will cause a sharp rises in floods.

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

  • Published: May 2nd, 2017

The most-watched ice shelf in the world continues to break apart due to warm air and water.

Climate Change Altering the Arctic Faster Than Expected

Climate Change Altering the Arctic Faster Than Expected

  • Published: Apr 25th, 2017

Climate change is rapidly pushing the Arctic into a new and less stable state.

This App Shows What Sea Level Rise Will Do

This App Shows What Sea Level Rise Will Do

  • Published: Apr 20th, 2017

After Ice is a new app that uses augmented reality to make the impacts of sea level rise clearer.