While the wall is aimed at stopping migrants, environmental rollbacks could encourage more migration
Mountain glaciers are an important source of freshwater for wildlife and human communities
In an annual World Economic Forum report, climate change, extreme weather and biodiversity loss were named among the highest global risks
Drought conditions and poor water management have contributed to the events
Researchers surveyed the world’s 124 coffee species and found more than half are threatened
Understanding how microbial communities change after a fire can help researchers to predict how an ecosystem will recover
Eight years after the nuclear meltdown, wary citizens are moving back to contaminated homesteads—some not by choice
The White House has been looking at reallocating money earmarked to address flood risks
Earth’s seas are absorbing excess heat 40 percent faster than previous estimates
Tree breeding and gene editing could help reverse the deteriorating health of U.S. forests
The uptick came despite significant coal plant closures, pointing to the growing influence of other greenhouse gas sources
Weather models are not being updated and training sessions might be canceled during the budget standoff
From melting Antarctic glaciers to solar geoengineering, here are key climate projects to watch this year
More than a quarter of the seedlings sampled at native plant nurseries were infected with pathogens—which could hamper restoration work. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Travel and research by scientists with NASA, NOAA and the EPA is being impacted
As the Arctic warms, melting glaciers could be an underestimated source of the potent greenhouse gas
Can we remove enough CO2 from the atmosphere to slow or even reverse climate change?
The Dec. 22 landslide at the Indonesian volcano led to a predictable tsunami in the area
From California to Florida, these state leaders could have major influence on U.S. climate policy
A few brief reports about international science and technology from Germany to Rwanda, including one on the discovery of the world's oldest known brewery, discovered in Israel.