NOAA Sea Grant Cut Could Slow Climate Adaptation

NOAA Sea Grant Cut Could Slow Climate Adaptation

  • Published: Mar 7th, 2017

President Trump may seek to eliminate NOAA's Sea Grant program, "an outsized leader in coastal adaptation."

Food Security, Forests At Risk Under Trump’s USDA

Food Security, Forests At Risk Under Trump’s USDA

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2017

U.S. forest health and the ability of farmers to respond to climate change are at risk under Trump's USDA.

Climate Change Is the World’s Biggest Risk, in 3 Charts

Climate Change Is the World’s Biggest Risk, in 3 Charts

  • Published: Jan 12th, 2017

In its annual risk review, the World Economic Forum ranked climate change among its most impactful risks.

Landmark Paris Climate Pact to Take Effect in 30 Days

Landmark Paris Climate Pact to Take Effect in 30 Days

  • Published: Oct 5th, 2016

A key threshold for the Paris climate pact has been surpassed, meaning it's nearly ready to take effect.

GOES-R Will Revolutionize U.S. Weather Satellites

GOES-R Will Revolutionize U.S. Weather Satellites

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2016

Weather forecasts are about to get a major upgrade next month with the launch of the GOES-R satellite.

Atlantic Hurricane Season is Seeing More Major Storms

Atlantic Hurricane Season is Seeing More Major Storms

  • Published: Sep 9th, 2016

The U.S. has enjoyed a respite from major hurricanes but the basin as a whole is spawning more powerful storms.

Landfalling Typhoons Have Become More Intense

Landfalling Typhoons Have Become More Intense

  • Published: Sep 5th, 2016

Typhoons that make landfall in the Northwest Pacific have intensified more, and faster, than those that stay out at sea.

Aerosols May Be Masking Trend in Stronger Hurricanes

Aerosols May Be Masking Trend in Stronger Hurricanes

  • Published: Aug 15th, 2016

The increase in hurricane intensity expected as Earth warms may have been masked by the cooling effect of aerosols to date.