Policymakers have persuaded farmers in China to buy insurance against losses in agriculture, which is at risk mainly due to climate change
Many small eruptions over the past decade or so have helped restrain climate change
Two recent record hot spells have been traced to a feedback loop between dry soils and trapped air
China’s smoke-belching coal plants and heavy traffic may be signs of a bustling economy but health experts fear the country’s dirty air is hurting its infants
Cold back East and warmth out West is a jet stream pattern that has been in place for 4,000 years, according to new research
Our descendants will pay a higher price for greenhouse gas build-up as real costs are updated over time
The rise of renewables helps, but in order to eliminate fossil-fuel pollution nuclear power is also required, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Although they cover a fifth of Earth’s landmass, tropical grassy ecosystems are routinely misidentified and mismanaged
Methane escapes from natural gas wells even before fracking, according to new direct measurements from flying over in an airplane
Pollution from China's coal-burning power plants has increased the strength of storms in the Pacific Northwest by 10 percent over the last three decades
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How much does planting biofuels instead of crops lead to the spread of agricultural fields, cutting down yet more forests?
Some fish living in waters with currently naturally high levels of CO2 lose their sense of smell, and with it their ability to perceive predators—a possible portent to a global situation in the near future...
Carbon storage has to expand rapidly, or coal burning has to cease, if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change
Salt-tolerant rice as well as flexible barriers to keep salty water away and later to allow sediment in could mitigate flooding, which is expected to climb globally
World Bank President Jim Kim yesterday put climate change at the center of the fight against extreme poverty