A 60-Year Glimpse At Local Climate Change Effects

  • Published: Nov 10th, 2010

In an Oregon Mountain region, a change in plant populations marks the warming of local temperatures.

Montana Workshop Examines Ethics of Solar Radiation Management

  • Published: Nov 8th, 2010

Experts met in Montana earlier this month to explore thorny ethical questions surrounding geoengineering, or deliberately cooling the planet to counteract global warming.

La NiƱa Alert: Weather Extremes Are On the Way

  • Published: Oct 21st, 2010

A new report details just how the cooling now underway in the Pacific is going to make for strange weather this winter.

How Do We Know: Ocean Acidification

How Do We Know: Ocean Acidification

  • Published: Oct 12th, 2010

The atmosphere isn't the only place carbon dioxide caused by human activity goes.

What Role Might Climate Change Have Played in the Recent East Coast Deluge?

  • Published: Oct 2nd, 2010

Heavy rains shattered records at the end of September, and climate research shows such extreme precipitation events are becoming more common.

Climate Clippings: Storm Barriers, Wind Potential and King Coal’s Stumble

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2010

A test of Rotterdam's defenses, a new look at U.S. offshore wind potential, and King Coal takes a tumble.

In San Francisco Bay, A Question Whether to Build or Retreat

  • Published: Sep 21st, 2010

A California project foreshadows hard choices for coastal cities weighing benefits and costs of new development.

Arctic Sea Ice Looks to be the Third Lowest on Record in 2010

  • Published: Sep 15th, 2010

CLIMATE CENTRAL - Arctic sea ice appears to have reached its minimum extent on Sept. 10, the third lowest on record.