Warming To Triple Downpours In U.S., Study FindsExtreme downpours will happen nearly three times as often in the United States by the end of the century, according to a new study
Study Predicts Far More Heat Records In FutureThe United States is already setting twice as many daily heat records as cold records, but a new study predicts that will get a lot more lopsided as man-made climate change worsens.
2016 Set To Be Hottest Year On RecordGlobal temperatures are soaring toward a record high this year, the U.N. weather agency said Monday.
Trump’s Environmental Plans Remain UnclearIf you want to know what President-elect Donald Trump means for the environment, you can start with climate change.
Trump Win Raises Questions About U.S. Pledge In Climate DealThe election of a U.S. president who has called global warming a "hoax" alarmed environmentalists and climate scientists.
Study Links Human Actions To Arctic Sea Ice MeltDriving a gas-powered car about 90 miles - the distance between New York and Philadelphia - melts about a square foot of Arctic sea ice in the critical month of September.
Study Blames High Temperatures For Low 2015 SnowpackThe western United States set records for low winter snowpack levels in 2015, and a new report blames high temperatures rather than low precipitation levels.
Earth’s 16-Month Record Heat Streak Finally EndsFederal meteorologists say Earth's 16-month streak of record high temperatures is finally over.
Study Links California's Longer, Devastating Wildfire Seasons To Man-Made Global WarmingA new study on Western forest fires confirms what is already apparent -- wildfire seasons are getting longer and more destructive.
Berkeley Lab: U.S. Falling Short On 2025 Goal To Cut Carbon PollutionUnless it does more, the United States probably will fall short of goals set under last year's Paris agreement to dramatically reduce emissions of heat-trapping gases, according to a new study.
Gov. Brown Extends California's Ambitious Climate Change LawCalifornia will further slash greenhouse gas emissions after Gov. Jerry Brown extended the nation's most ambitious climate change law by another 10 years.
Gov. Brown Looks To Extend Efforts To Fight Climate Change Past 2020California Gov. Jerry Brown has launched a campaign to extend some of the most ambitious climate-change programs in the country and ensure his environmental legacy when he leaves office in two years.