Mass plant and animal extinction a risk, coral reefs could already be doomed
Greenhouse gas emissions have been rising, but warming has plateaued in recent years. It turns out the heat is likely being absorbed by the ocean depths.
Emissions were down overall by 4% in the U.S.
But globally emissions continue to increase
A new study calculates that by 2047, average temperatures across much of the planet will rise to levels higher than we’ve ever seen in recent history
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change releases the first chapter of its new report on global warming. The findings are clear, but the politics remain murky
A wild year of weather in Colorado continues, with a lack of rain giving way to far too much. Is this what life in a warmer world will be like?
A new study from researchers at the University of Texas suggests that the amount of methane leaking at natural gas wells is significantly lower than previously thought, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The study measured …
Dry spells coupled with intense rainfall could also leave reservoir supplies low
Using radar and radio, researchers uncovered a previously unknown canyon that runs down the middle of the frozen continent of Greenland. It could play a role in the dispersion of melting water from the ice sheet.