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Hurricanes on the scale of Katrina and Harvey are now 3 times more likely than a century ago: ‘We cannot hope to combat storms’
A new study reveals that extremely damaging hurricanes are becoming more frequent relative to moderate storms, likely due to climate change.
Climate events have cost the US economy more than $500 billion over the last 5 years, Fed official says
Global warming is expected to severely disrupt business operations and economic activity in the coming years.
Meet the 2 Americans who were chosen from a pool of 140,000 people to spend 10 days on a mini-sabbatical in Antarctica with Airbnb this winter
Tynthia King and Spencer Ingley are among the five people chosen from an applicant pool of 140,000 to travel to Antarctica with Airbnb this December.
Offices are displaying photos of Greta Thunberg’s disapproving stare to guilt people into ditching disposable plastics
Thinking about reaching for a disposable cup or plastic utensil? Greta Thunberg might make you reconsider.
A virus from the measles family is spreading because of melting ice. It kills seals and otters by the thousands.
Phocine distemper virus has killed thousands of Atlantic seals. New ocean water passageways likely allowed the virus to spread to the Pacific.
The Trump administration has started to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement. Here’s what that means and what comes next.
The Paris agreement is the primary international accord aimed at to tackling climate change. Trump has started the process of pulling the US out.
More than 11,000 scientists have declared a ‘climate emergency.’ One of the best things we can do, they say, is have fewer children.
After analyzing 40 years' worth of data, thousands of scientists from around the world say our planet is in the midst of a "climate emergency."
Over 1,500 California fires in the past 6 years — including the deadliest ever — were caused by one company: PG&E. Here’s what ...
Regular blackouts are PG&E's new strategy to avoid starting fires. A writer called it "the most detested, and detestable, corporation in California."
A new fire exploded to over 9,412 acres overnight in Ventura County, California, after a nearby blaze threatened the Reagan Library
The Maria Fire is the latest in a wave of blazes across California. Earlier, the Easy Fire got close to the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.
Greta Thunberg told Ellen DeGeneres that meeting with President Trump would be ‘a waste of time, really’
On "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," the climate activist Greta Thunberg said meeting Trump would be a "waste." It wasn't the first time she's said that.