In a recent interview with the Boston Globe, Admiral Samuel Locklear said the most serious threat to Asia-Pacific is climate change. Is he right?
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.
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.
A new climate model predicts that there will be an overall drop in snowfall across the globe, as a result of rise in carbon dioxide levels over the next century.
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 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.
Global warming is causing spring flowers to bloom at the earliest dates, says a new study.
A new study indicates that black carbon is the second leading contributor of global warming.