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Rising Tides: How Near-Daily Flooding of America’s Shorelines Could Become the Norm

Rising Tides: How Near-Daily Flooding of America’s Shorelines Could Become the Norm

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2018

Minor floods, and the damage and disruption they cause, have grown far more common in the last few decades.

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

The 10 Most Important U.S. Climate Stories in 2017

  • Published: Dec 27th, 2017

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.

July Was Record Hot for Parts of Alaska and the West

July Was Record Hot for Parts of Alaska and the West

  • Published: Aug 8th, 2017

July was record warm for Alaska's northernmost city and the hottest month on record for the globe at Death Valley.

Cities Are Already Suffering From Summer Heat. Climate Change Will Make It Worse

Cities Are Already Suffering From Summer Heat. Climate Change Will Make It Worse

  • Published: Aug 3rd, 2017

Cities are already suffering from the impacts of extreme heat. It'll only get worse as the climate changes.

Climate Change Means More Fuel for Toxic Algae Blooms

Climate Change Means More Fuel for Toxic Algae Blooms

  • Published: Jul 27th, 2017

An increase in rain fueled by rising temperatures will wash more nitrogen into U.S. waterways.

Climate Change Will Hit the Poorest the Hardest in the U.S.

Climate Change Will Hit the Poorest the Hardest in the U.S.

  • Published: Jun 29th, 2017

A landmark study shows that climate change will disproportionately affect poor counties in the South.

A GOP Congressman Is Forging Ahead on Climate Action

A GOP Congressman Is Forging Ahead on Climate Action

  • Published: Jun 14th, 2017

Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., is laying the groundwork for federal bipartisan climate action down the road.

There’s a New Way the U.S. Is Committing to Paris

There’s a New Way the U.S. Is Committing to Paris

  • Published: Jun 8th, 2017

America's Pledge is part of a growing effort by local governments to meet the U.S. Paris Agreement goals.