Athletes are getting ready for a warm, soggy Winter Games in Sochi. But thanks to global warming, that could soon be the norm …
Amid a polar winter in much of the U.S., a new report reinforces the long-term trend of global warming—and sets the stage for an even hotter 2014
‘We need to understand the full life cycle of all the goods and services that we are purchasing and selling’
As coal regains footing, U.S. carbon emissions are likely back on the rise
The soil contains more carbon than all living plants and the atmosphere combined. Now a new study says that a certain type of fungi can help soil hold up to 70% more carbon—with potentially big impacts for the climate
An aquifer bigger than West Virginia has been found underneath the ice in Greenland. What that means for the rising seas.
The U.S. has seen more record cold days than record warm days this year. But globally, the climate is still changing—and it’s not getting cooler.
New discovery points to whole class of unregulated, understudied chemicals
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.