Benicia Mayor Leading Push To End Fossil Fuel Production In CaliforniaThere's a new push to phase out oil and gas production in California altogether, with the mayor of the oil-refining town of Benicia helping lead the charge.
US Judge Throws Out Climate Change Lawsuits Against Big OilA U.S. judge has thrown out the underlying lawsuits that sought to hold big oil companies liable for the role of fossil fuels in global warming.
Antarctica's Ice Sheet Is Melting 3 Times Faster Than BeforeThe melting of Antarctica is accelerating at an alarming rate, with about 3 trillion tons of ice disappearing since 1992, an international team of ice experts said in a new study.
Climate Change Could Leave Californians With 'Weather Whiplash'The study highlights the quick changes in climate variability that are more likely in a warming world, rather than focusing on more long-term threats.
Judge Holds Climate Change Class In Suits Against Big OilA federal judge presiding over lawsuits that accuse big oil companies of lying about global warming to protect their profits is turning his courtroom into a classroom in what could be the first hearing to study the science of climate change.
Climate Change Could Create 143 Million Migrants, World Bank SaysTens of millions of people in some of the world's poorest areas could be displaced by climate change in just a few decades, the World Bank has warned in a report.
Study Shows Dramatic Snowpack Decline Across the WestScientists have found a dramatically declining snowpack across the American West over the past six decades that will likely cause water shortages in the region that cannot be managed by building new reservoirs.
Californians Bash Trump For Bid To End Climate Change PlanHundreds spoke in defense of the Clean Power Plan at a hearing in San Francisco, the latest in a series of nationwide "listening sessions" by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on its effort to repeal the restrictions
EPA Administrator Pruitt Suggests Climate Change Could Benefit Humans Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt suggested Tuesday that climate change could benefit humans, despite scientific evidence to the contrary.
Half of California's Vegetation at 'High Risk' from Warming Climate, UC Scientist SaysA new study led by a UC Davis scientist finds that, at current rates of carbon emissions, more than half of California's natural vegetation is at risk by the end of the century.
Study: Mystery Die-Off Of Rare Antelope May Be Linked To Climate ChangeScientists have determined that unusually warm temperatures and high humidity may have played a role in the mysterious die-off two years ago of half of the world's population of saiga antelope in Kazakhstan
Trump Says East Could Use Some 'Global Warming' This WeekendPresident Donald Trump says the East Coast "could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming" as bitterly cold temperatures are expected to freeze large swaths of the country this holiday weekend.
Caltrans: Rising Waters From Climate Change Will Endanger Bay Area Freeways A new Caltrans study released Wednesday revealed the havoc rising water levels in the San Francisco Bay caused by climate change could create on Bay Area roadways.
Warmer Arctic Temperatures Are The 'New Normal,' Report FindsArctic temperatures are continuing to rise while sea ice declines, a new report has found, with the region showing no sign of returning to its "reliably frozen" state.
Climate Change Made Hurricane Harvey's Rainfall Worse, Study FindsClimate change is partly to blame for the record rainfall that fell over Texas and Louisiana in the days after Hurricane Harvey's landfall.