Climate Change’s Fingerprints All Over California Wildfires

Climate Change’s Fingerprints All Over California Wildfires

  • Published: Jul 28th, 2016

This year's wildfire season in California shows signs of influence from climate change.

Local Efforts to Save Coral Reefs May Be Futile

Local Efforts to Save Coral Reefs May Be Futile

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2016

Scientists are split over whether local safeguards can save some of the world’s most spectacular coral reefs.

California Drought, Marine Heat More Likely With Warming

California Drought, Marine Heat More Likely With Warming

  • Published: Jul 11th, 2016

Conditions behind California's drought and warm coastal waters were mostly natural, but not entirely.

‘Water Windfall’ Found in Drought-Stricken California

‘Water Windfall’ Found in Drought-Stricken California

  • Published: Jun 27th, 2016

California’s Central Valley has three times more freshwater in underground aquifers than previously thought.

Scientists Urge Obama to Halt Oil Leasing in the Arctic

Scientists Urge Obama to Halt Oil Leasing in the Arctic

  • Published: Jun 16th, 2016

Nearly 400 scientists are asking President Obama to halt oil and gas leasing in the Arctic Ocean.

The Weird Weather That Entrenched California’s Drought

The Weird Weather That Entrenched California’s Drought

  • Published: Jun 14th, 2016

Global warming and the whims of the weather mean California remains in drought despite the El Niño.

Melting Arctic Could Supercharge Climate Feedback Loop

Melting Arctic Could Supercharge Climate Feedback Loop

  • Published: Jun 13th, 2016

Carbon dioxide could play a significant role in the climate impacts of thawing permafrost.

Hurricanes Boost Carbon Storage in Southeastern Forests

Hurricanes Boost Carbon Storage in Southeastern Forests

  • Published: May 5th, 2016

Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.