By enabling meteorologists to routinely inform their viewers about local generation of renewable electricity, the tool increases viewers’ awareness that low-carbon energy sources are already practical and increasingly widespread.
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.
As climate change stokes polluting fires, southern California's most vulnerable are being hit the hardest.
Smoke pollution is leading to serious public health impacts as large wildfires across the American West become more frequent and destructive.
Rising seas and more fierce storm surge could send homebuyers searching for higher ground.
The timing of floods has changed across Europe due to shifts in climate, with some areas seeing earlier floods and some later.
July was record warm for Alaska's northernmost city and the hottest month on record for the globe at Death Valley.
A special report on the aftermath and science of the worst rainstorm in Louisiana's history.