Climate change could cost the US Department of Defence big in coming decades unless adaptation measures are taken soon.
New report – co-authored by former senior Republicans – concludes climate change poses “multiple and significant risks” to the US economy.
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.
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.
Infrastructure that Americans rely on to heat their homes and power their lights are all becoming more exposed to failure in a changing climate.
Despite the high number of multi-billion dollar disasters last year, the overall loss of life and property were comparatively low to years past.
Obama has issued an Executive Order establishing a new task force that will work to make U.S. communities more resilient to climate change-related impacts.