New study from NOAA shows growing acidification of Alaska’s waters, particularly those off the southern coast, threatens the state’s whole economy.
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From the top of the globe to the depths of the oceans and everywhere in between, the climate is warming and changing in ways humans have never experienced.
Weather and climate-related disasters have caused $2.4 trillion in economic losses and nearly 2 million deaths globally since 1971.
Climate change could cost the US Department of Defence big in coming decades unless adaptation measures are taken soon.
Researchers in US say city-dwellers are inadvertently stoking up heat of the night – by installing air conditioners.
The National Climate Assessment – a new report from the U.S. federal government – makes clear that climate change is a present-day issue and a growing threat.
Apple says 94% of its corporate facilities and 100% of its data centers now powered by renewable energy sources such as solar power.
The latest IPCC report is chock full of illustrative tables and diagrams, here are 8 of the most illuminating ones that help tell an important story.
IPCC warns climate change impacts are here and will worsen, and more concerted efforts to adapt and prevent are needed to avoid the worst of them.
Despite pockets of cold snaps, the world continued to warm and 2013 was the 6th warmest year on record.