Sea Level Rise Brings Added Risks to Coastal Nuclear Plants

  • Published: Mar 23rd, 2011

Sea level rise will exacerbate storm surge flooding, scientists say, which means more severe "worst-case scenarios" for plants like Florida's Turkey Point.

Climate Change Places Unique Demands on US Naval Forces, Report Says

  • Published: Mar 11th, 2011

Climate change is a national security concern that needs to be taken into account by U.S. maritime forces, a new report finds.

Study Finds Ice Sheets Becoming Dominant Contributor to Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Mar 9th, 2011

A new study finds the rate at which the massive ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica are melting has been accelerating during the past two decades.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: March 1-7

  • Published: Mar 8th, 2011

A round up of noteworthy climate science studies published during the first week of March.

Arctic Sea Ice Ties Another Record Low

  • Published: Mar 7th, 2011

Arctic sea ice extent declined to its lowest level on record for the month of February, tying the previous record set in 2005.

The Big Chill in the Bering Sea

  • Published: Mar 2nd, 2011

While the world warms as a whole, the Bering Sea has cooled recently. What's happening in the waters off Alaska?

Risks Keep Rising for Coral Reefs, Analysis Finds

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Coral reefs around Florida, the Caribbean, and the rest of the world are in worse shape than ever, a new report concludes.

La Niña Beginning to Wane, Forecast Center Says

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2011

La Niña conditions may be gone by early summer, according to the latest forecasts.