“We’re a lot closer than we should be,” one Stanford scientist warned.
But experts warn that our overall picture of sea-level rise looks far scarier today than it did even five years ago.
But it will likely lack the broad powers favored by supporters of a Green New Deal.
Savings would be spent on public transit and zero-emission vehicles.
Global warming may have turned an already historic dry spell into the third-worst drought of the past 1,000 years.
In Washington state and Virginia, the public can help planners and researchers monitor the inundation of low-lying coastal areas.
The report said climate change can already be felt across the country, warning that the effects will get worse in coming years without steps to curb global warming.
In a massive new report, federal scientists contradict President Trump and assert that climate change is an intensifying danger to the United States. Too bad it came out on a holiday.
Environmentalists say the state level still might be the best place to seek changes, though not necessarily at the ballot box, where the energy industry remains a fierce and well-funded foe.
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While Nevada’s effort to update its renewable portfolio standard has seen little opposition, the largest utility in Arizona is resisting the same measure.
Researchers in one survey found that, on average, every additional 1 degree Celsius of warming over five years was linked to an increase of mental health issues in those areas by 2%.
In little more than a day, a Category 1 storm became a “worst-case scenario” Category 4.
Observations of a climate change tourist along Baltimore’s low-lying waterfront.
The company's Environmental Insights Explorer features only five localities for now, but there are plans to expand it to thousands.
An analysis by a national nonprofit found that 11,000 homes in the Carolinas were flooded due to rising sea levels.
They're meeting with business leaders in San Francisco this week to discuss the issue.
A tech company produced the temperature maps using vehicle sensor data.
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