Want to Build a Delaware Beach House? Expect Regular Floodwaters in 30 Years

Want to Build a Delaware Beach House? Expect Regular Floodwaters in 30 Years

  • Published: Nov 13th, 2018

Between 2010 and 2017 more than 700 homes in Delaware — worth roughly $500 million — were built on land that’s projected to be inundated at least once a year on average by 2050 unless pricey measures are taken to keep the water away.

New Homes in the 2050 Coastal Flood Zone

New Homes in the 2050 Coastal Flood Zone

  • Published: Nov 13th, 2018

Sea level rise will threaten hundreds of thousands of homes in the coming decades — and many communities have built a striking number of new homes in the future flood zone.

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.

Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

  • Published: Sep 12th, 2018

As the climate warms, parts of the world have recently seen new records for tropical cyclone intensity.

A 2018 Summer of Extremes

A 2018 Summer of Extremes

  • Published: Aug 29th, 2018

From deluge to wildfires, summer 2018 was one of extremes in the U.S.

Missouri Farms Hold Big Potential as Carbon Storehouse

Missouri Farms Hold Big Potential as Carbon Storehouse

  • Published: Jul 18th, 2018

Missouri farms as carbon storehouse? A new study finds big potential in the Show Me State.

As Seas Rise, Americans Use Nature to Fight Worsening Erosion

As Seas Rise, Americans Use Nature to Fight Worsening Erosion

  • Published: Jul 14th, 2018

Rising costs from flooding and erosion are prompting Americans, military bases and government agencies to opt for more natural alternatives.