The federal government has proposed new guidelines to reduce methane pollution from public lands
China is burning less coal due to a changing economy and government action
West Virginia is leading the fight against Obama's Clean Power Plan, but would use markets to comply if forced
Researchers found a spike in mercury, which is produced by volcanoes, in ancient ocean sediments from southern France that span the time of the dinosaurs' mass extinction, lending support to the idea that massive eruptions played a role, in addition to the asteroid impact...
The powerhouse of the European Union struggles to cut the dirtiest fossil fuel
Last year, global average temperature was the warmest ever by the widest margin yet
Specially outfitted planes, a research ship and hundreds of weather balloons aim to improve forecasts for strong storms
Fuel use might drop in a driverless future
A new study shows that much of the heat from global warming is reaching deep into the ocean
The U.S. temporarily halts coal leasing on federal lands to reassess its policy in light of global warming
The World Economic Forum suggests climate change remains the most severe challenge to global business
The remains of a clearly butchered woolly mammoth in Siberia date to 45,000 years ago, 10 millennia earlier than when humans were thought to have crossed north of the Arctic circle. ...
Continued warming is melting down frozen ground, surprising scientists
After a high in 2008 output, exports have plummeted
Coal, oil and gas leases on federal land may change in the last year of the Obama Administration
2016 could see a quieter spring tornado season
American businesses have a chance to produce and sell critical clean energy technology
Winter heat, pounding rains, tornadoes—a climatologist explains which extremes can be attributed to El Niño and which cannot
Life first began on Earth in a carbon dioxide–rich atmosphere. Plants evolved that can still be found today. But when oxygen started building up, that emergent life got into trouble...
This president’s final state of the union will likely point to accomplishments to curb global warming