The record heat has the globe on track for its sixth-warmest year to-date and marks the 350th month in a row of above average global temperatures.
Reefs are a first line of defence for coastal communities for storm surge protection, as well as more efficient and cost effective than building sea walls.
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.
New data shows a number of EU countries already hitting the 2020 renewable target. Meanwhile other countries such as the UK have a long way to go.
A video from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows a disturbing trend in the age of Arctic ice.
White roofs can help residents coping with rising temperatures. New York has mandated them, will others follow?
Despite the high number of multi-billion dollar disasters last year, the overall loss of life and property were comparatively low to years past.
Study predicts $17 trillion in coastal assets could be sitting below 100-year flood level by 2100.
Climate change could increase the number of El Niños, and particularly strong “super” El Niños could occur twice as frequently in a warming world.
Abrupt shifts in climate have already begun, with more possible by end of century, according to a report released by the National Research Council.