What was accomplished—or not—during two decades of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change summits
Trains aren't just carrying crude oil when it comes to energy
Researchers find alarming levels of these new contaminants in wastewater released into Pennsylvania and West Virginia streams
The U.N. climate negotiations are no longer just about emissions limits but also social justice
This savannah in Brazil is being swallowed up by industrial farming
The humble coca shrub has survived decades of efforts to eradicate it and global warming will not pose a greater challenge than that
Whitebark pine, denizen of the high country around Yellowstone National Park, faces an invading pest as climate shifts
Don't want to lease or buy outright solar panels? SolarCity will now loan you the money to do so
Lyme disease is bad enough. But it's just the beginning of a host of odd and ugly diseases ticks transmit, public health officials are finding
One of the clearest signs of health risks in a warming world has emerged in one of the world’s most advanced economies, as Canada belatedly struggles to cope with Lyme disease's migration in North America...
As protesters rally, corporate boardrooms struggle over how to prevent further global warming
Methane emissions from big hydroelectric dams in the tropics outweigh the benefits that this form of renewable energy provides, according to new scientific data
Ocean acidification impairs mussels' ability to attach to surfaces – alarming commercial growers farming the waters around Puget Sound
A warming world may have less snow, but the sort of severe snowstorms that caused chaos in the US this year will remain a serious hazard, according to new research
Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon hopes to prevent world leaders sleepwalking into climate catastrophe by asking them to make new emissions pledges at a climate summit in New York this month...
The first of three big commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plants comes online in Iowa in a bid to prove the fuel's promise as a solution to climate change
Idyllic settings and lush greens at golf courses are the product of a global research effort working hard to prepare the industry for global warming
Could drought be destabilizing California weather?
Satellite imaging reveals the need to change farming in South Asia as higher average temperatures hit
While some of the West suffers in drought, other parts of the U.S. breadbasket suffer from too many storm clouds