For the first time, scientists can point to the volcanoes that killed the dinosaurs.
After a series of mishaps, the U.S. Department of Interior is strengthening the requirements Shell will need to adhere to before it can drill in the Arctic.
With the Earths’ average temperature on the rise, so are more Category 5 storms.
New research shows that climate change has already altered seasons and vegetation in the Arctic, making them more like the southern regions.
Global temperatures are warmer today than at any time in the past 4,000 years, scientists said Thursday in a new study, and by 2100, they are likely to surpass levels not seen on Earth since before the last ice age.
Officials at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) failed to pass a proposal to ban the international trade in polar bear parts.
A team of researchers is analyzing layers of urine deposited by rock hyrax to trace past climate changes in South Africa.
Removal of predators at the top of the food chain causes a significant rise in carbon emissions, says a new study.
The melting of Arctic sea ice is causing significant changes to the balance of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, suggests a new study.
A new study has confirmed the theory that change in modern species diversity across mountains in the tropics is greater than in temperate latitudes.
Many bird species will likely suffer under future climate change, according to a new study.
A new study by Australian and European researchers highlights the growing salt levels in the world's rivers.
A new study finds that the creation of palm oil plantations is releasing ancient sources of carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere.
A new study reveals that the glaciers of the Andes Mountains have shrunk by up to 70 percent since the 1970s.