The last five years were the hottest ever, NASA and NOAA declare loading...
The last five years were the hottest ever, NASA and NOAA declare
The planet is warming up, and there’s no sign of stopping.
Climate change will shift the oceans' colours loading...
Climate change will shift the oceans' colours
In the next century, satellites will watch as the ocean's blues and greens intensify.
Think this polar vortex was cold? It should have been colder. loading...
Think this polar vortex was cold? It should have been colder.
Sure, it was icy. But over longer timescales, the science is clear: Cold snaps are getting warmer.
To keep the planet flourishing, 30% of Earth needs protection by 2030 loading...
To keep the planet flourishing, 30% of Earth needs protection by 2030
The move would safeguard biodiversity, slow extinctions, and help maintain a steady climate, a leading group of conservationists say.
How the polar vortex created record subzero temperatures in the Midwest loading...
How the polar vortex created record subzero temperatures in the Midwest
Some states are seeing temperatures colder than the Arctic.
CAN NEW SCIENCE SAVE DYING CORAL REEFS? loading...
CAN NEW SCIENCE SAVE DYING CORAL REEFS?
Researchers are grappling with how to preserve Australia's Great Barrier Reef—and coral reefs around the world—from warming seas.
Climate impacts grow, and US must act, says new report loading...
Climate impacts grow, and US must act, says new report
The 4th National Climate Assessment takes the temperature of climate change across the United States. The message? Adapt.
Rising seas give island nation a stark choice: relocate or elevate loading...
Rising seas give island nation a stark choice: relocate or elevate
Climate change means the low-lying Marshall Islands must consider drastic measures, including building new artificial islands.
How catastrophic fires have raged through California loading...
How catastrophic fires have raged through California
It's not over yet. But the apocalyptic scenes so far have driven home the reality that record fires have become the state's new abnormal.
Once lush, El Salvador is dangerously close to running dry loading...
Once lush, El Salvador is dangerously close to running dry
The country's shrinking water supply is in jeopardy as weak regulation, lagging services, and climate variability fuel a complex crisis.
Deadly weather may rise 50 percent from now to 2100 loading...
Deadly weather may rise 50 percent from now to 2100
As human-driven climate change wreaks havoc on the jet stream, heat waves, droughts, and other extreme weather may get more common, a study says.
‘Cli-fi’ writers imagine unchecked climate change loading...
‘Cli-fi’ writers imagine unchecked climate change
A new fiction series from top authors challenges readers to confront big questions in surprising ways.
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This film captures the lives of those in communities across the United States as they live under the shadow of the coal industry and its potential future. Here we go beyond the ‘war on coal’ to find out what’s really at stake.

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