A new study names the global cities most at risk at coastal flooding—both today, and in a warmer future.
Cities like Shanghai and Seoul are enduring a brutal heat wave. But climate change will make this year’s summer feel like nothing in the decades to come
The South Pole has been the stable one in the climate change era—relatively speaking. But a pair of studies about Antarctica’s past and its present point towards a very different future.
The new head of the EPA had to wait some five months for confirmation. Now that she’s got the job, the really difficult part begins
Nature may have its own way of adapting to climate change, as a new study shows that forests get more economic with water as greenhouse gases levels increase
Existing research suggests that hurricanes could become stronger but less frequent thanks to climate change. But a new study says both could happen.
President Obama is set to give a major address on climate change today — one that won’t include the Keystone XL pipeline. Will carbon regulations make a real difference?
Southern California depends on the mountain snowpack for part of its water — and that snow is about to get less reliable
Most of the attention around climate change focuses on the increases in global temperatures. But changes in the chemistry of the oceans could be just as disruptive
Scientists knew that climate change would eventually impact fisheries, but new research indicates that warming water is already affecting the kinds of fish that end up on your dinner table