Mass plant and animal extinction a risk, coral reefs could already be doomed
While scientists can’t yet find a clear signal between global warming and killer tropical storms like Haiyan, the supertyphoon could well be a sign of what’s to come in a warmer world
The tropical storm gathering strength in the western Pacific might be the most powerful on record. And the Philippines will pay the price.
As northern Europe recovers from a major Atlantic storm, a new report suggests more extreme weather could be the norm.
Sea-level rise amplified the devastating coastal flooding caused by Superstorm Sandy. Climate change and population growth will raise the risk — unless we act soon
More than 20 million people will take part in the Great ShakeOut today, raising awareness about earthquake risks. But it won’t help unless we fortify vulnerable buildings.
An unexpectedly early winter storm buried cattle ranchers in South Dakota. They’re trying to rebuild, but the shutdown in DC and the lack of a farm bill holds them back.
A powerful storm yields only a small death toll thanks to smart response from the Indian government. But a tragic and deadly stampede shows how far the country needs to go.
The Gulf Coast was spared as Tropical Storm Karen weakened, and the hurricane season remains not much of a season
This year has been a bloody one for firefighters on the front lines against wildfires. With climate change intensifying fires, it may be time to change the way we fight them.