Storm Fung-Wong churned towards Taiwan on Saturday after killing at least five people in the Philippines, and forcing some 200,000 people into temporary shelter, including in the capital Manila, to escape massive flooding...
Scientists who do not typically take a policy position make an exception for climate change
Contrary to previous estimates, the number of people on the planet now seems unlikely to stabilize this century
A new hurricane threatened to buffet the Mexican Pacific resort of Los Cabos on Thursday, with water in short supply and looted stores sitting empty
A group of 42 scientists submitted a joint letter urging Governor Rick Scott and other state leaders to participate in a summit this fall to seek solutions for climate change
A Bahamanian lizard has shown the ability to adapt to higher temperatures
A student team from the University of Houston swept this year's U.S. Department of Energy Clean Energy Business Plan Competition. With their innovative (and proprietary) approach to recycling a pair of critical rare earth materials, the REEcycle team introduced the energy industry to an innovative way to turn waste into a domestic stream of rare [...]..
Severe weather associated with weakening Tropical Storm Odile is sweeping across the drought-stricken U.S.
By making it easier to walk, cycle or take the bus, the world cut pollution by 40 percent
Flaming tap water comes from bad wells, and not the drinking-water kind. Folks who live closest to natural gas wells in Pennsylvania suffer ill health.
India's monsoon season is set to enter its withdrawal phase by this weekend after a late surge in rainfall delayed the retreat by a fortnight, a senior weather official said, boosting output prospects for summer crops...
The numbers uprooted could increase as urban populations grow, a refugee agency said
A ghost lives in the Daintree Rainforest in northeastern Queensland, Australia. There, on a single mountain range located 1,100 meters above sea level, scientists have recently found what may be the last few white lemuroid ringtail possums (Hemibelideus lemuroides), a species that was all but wiped out by a heat wave in 2005...
The LA Department of Water and Power urged customers to conserve electricity on Tuesday after customers the day before used record amounts of power for air conditioning to obtain relief from a heat wave...
Last month, General Electric (GE) consulting presented the results of a U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) sponsored study testing if wind turbines can be controlled to manage the stability of the electric grid...
An international commissions releases an economic road map world leaders can use to restrain global warming over the next 15 years
One person died in Serbia and authorities scrambled to evacuate hundreds of others from villages threatened by rising rivers, officials said on Tuesday, in scenes recalling the devastating May flooding that killed dozens...
The world united to combat the ozone hole, can we do the same for climate change? David Biello reports
A new report shows how autonomous and connected car technologies could begin to reduce the amount of pollution put out by vehicles
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