The suits point to indisputable climate science and decades of industry efforts to mar that science. Experts likened the legal complaints to those brought against the tobacco industry in decades past, which succeeded by alleging the use of anti-science tactics to mask the dangers of their products.
Donald Trump is preparing to lead America during a perilous period for the 130 million residents of its coastal counties.
The world’s greatest reservoir of ice is verging on a breakdown that could push seas to heights not experienced since prehistoric times.
Delegates representing island states will be pushing for the formal adoption of a long-overlooked goal, one that limits warming to less than 1.5°C.
New York and its utility infrastructure are highly vulnerable to climate change-influenced extreme weather and rising seas.
As negotiators gather in Peru for a critical round of climate talks, U.S. delegates are straining to explain what they call a “counterintuitive” reality.
The stakes in Lima are tropospheric, and far clearer now than when Kyoto was negotiated.
The most sophisticated, comprehensive and succinct scientific account of the impacts of human activity on the world was published Sunday.
Winds of change are blowing over already gale-swept South Pole, threatening to hasten Antarctic melting and worsen flooding around the globe.
Weather and climate-related disasters have caused $2.4 trillion in economic losses and nearly 2 million deaths globally since 1971.