Mud Shortage Eroding California’s Climate Defenses

Mud Shortage Eroding California’s Climate Defenses

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2016

As California scrambles to restore marshes to protect against floods, it's confronting a mud shortage.

Bleak Picture of Great Barrier Reef’s Changing Chemistry

Bleak Picture of Great Barrier Reef’s Changing Chemistry

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2016

New research has mapped the acidification of the 3,500 reefs that comprise the Great Barrier Reef.

West Likely to Be Stormier With Climate Change

West Likely to Be Stormier With Climate Change

  • Published: Feb 9th, 2016

Extreme rain and snow will hit the West Coast more often as the climate changes, scientists found.

Earth is Experiencing a Global Warming Spurt

Earth is Experiencing a Global Warming Spurt

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2016

Earth's surface temperatures are surging, following a 15-year slowdown in global warming rates.

New York Prepares for Up to 6 Feet of Sea Level Rise

New York Prepares for Up to 6 Feet of Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Nov 2nd, 2015

New York State is anticipating up to 6 feet of sea level rise on its coastlines by 2100.

Rapidly Acidifying Arctic Ocean Threatens Species

Rapidly Acidifying Arctic Ocean Threatens Species

  • Published: Jun 26th, 2015

Parts of the Arctic Ocean could reach critical levels of ocean acidification in just 10 years.

Alaska’s Glaciers Seen as Major Source of Sea Level Rise

Alaska’s Glaciers Seen as Major Source of Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Jun 25th, 2015

Researchers say Alaska's inland glaciers account for 95 percent of glacial mass loss due to climate-driven melting.

Summer Precipitation Trends

Summer Precipitation Trends

  • Published: Jun 17th, 2015

Follow the ups and downs in summer precipitation trends in different locations across the country.