The Widespread Climate Benefits of Trees

The Widespread Climate Benefits of Trees

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2018

Trees have widespread climate benefits, from lowering cooling costs to reducing our carbon footprint.

The Power of Trees

The Power of Trees

  • Published: Oct 24th, 2018

See how trees in these cities are improving air quality, reducing flood risks, and offsetting carbon emissions.

The Globe Is Already Above 1°C, on Its Way to 1.5°C

The Globe Is Already Above 1°C, on Its Way to 1.5°C

  • Published: Oct 9th, 2018

Global average temperature has already warmed 1°C beyond pre-industrial levels, on its way to 1.5°C without deep emissions cuts.

Limiting Global Warming to 1.5°C Will Require Deep Emissions Cuts

Limiting Global Warming to 1.5°C Will Require Deep Emissions Cuts

  • Published: Oct 9th, 2018

Dramatic cuts in CO2 are needed to keep Earth from warming more than 2.7°F (1.5°C) above pre-industrial levels.

The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

The Star Wars Universe & Planetary Climates

  • Published: May 2nd, 2018

May the Force be with you! The arid world of Tatooine and the icy world of Hoth from the Star Wars universe show the importance of atmospheres in a planet’s climate.

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2017

Globally, 2017 is trending as the second hottest year on record, only behind 2016.

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

  • Published: Oct 18th, 2017

2017 is on track to be the third hottest year on record for the U.S.

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Eighth-Lowest Minimum Ever Recorded

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Eighth-Lowest Minimum Ever Recorded

  • Published: Sep 20th, 2017

Shrinking Arctic sea ice is increasingly linked to extreme weather events around the world.