Thinner sea ice is getting pushed farther by Arctic winds, which makes polar bears walk more to stay in the same place, increasing their need for food.
Every credible plan for reducing global warming hinges on carbon-trapping technology playing a major role. That doesn't seem likely
Drought has hit pines destined for Christmas, despite recent downpours
A North Atlantic climate phenomenon will keep December 25 warm and snow-free in most of the country, other than in Anchorage and a few spots out West
Using climate models and tree physiological data, researchers forecast a near-complete annihilation of evergreens in the southwest by the year 2100. Christopher Intagliata reports
Farming across the Midwest will be challenged by a shifting climate and may struggle to keep up crop production
The polar vortex has strengthened this year, helping exacerbate current mild weather
The global warming potential of the gaseous fossil fuel may be consistently underestimated
Congress renewed tax credits for investing in wind and solar power, leading experts to predict more rapid growth
The decline of large animals in the forest impacts the storage of carbon in trees
As solar booms, the cost of everything but the panel pose a challenge to more solar power
Scientists have pieced together a history of Greenland’s ice over the last century
Farming is becoming ever more difficult on lands that are getting hotter and drier.
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