Barack Obama and David Attenborough discuss the natural world
June 28, 2015, 4:21 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The president invited the famed naturalist to the White House to celebrate his 89th birthday.
Antarctica's Larsen ice shelf on the verge of collapse
May 18, 2015, 11:05 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The ice shelf won't contribute to sea level rise, but the glaciers that fed into it will.
Battling climate change requires actions big and small
April 22, 2015, 2:09 p.m. by Ruth Greenspan Bell and Elke U. Weber, Environmental Health News
Regulations can make a difference but we must also change how people live their everyday lives to have any real impact.
Which U.S. states worry the most about climate change?
April 21, 2015, 12:09 p.m. by Shannon Hall, LiveScience
Americans' opinions about climate change are as divided as they are diverse.
Antarctica's ice shelves are thinning fast
March 30, 2015, 10:14 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Ice shelves don't contributed to sea level rise, but their collapse can result in glaciers melting faster than they normally would.
World's cutest endangered animal photographed for first time in over 2 decades
March 25, 2015, 10:06 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Ili pika, sometimes referred to as the 'magic rabbit,' is more endangered than the panda.
Climate change doesn't exist in Florida, apparently
March 10, 2015, 10:07 a.m. by Russell McLendon
One of the states most at risk from climate change has reportedly banned officials from using the phrase 'climate change.'
Arctic sea ice 'thinning dramatically'
March 10, 2015, 9:58 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The new study also confirmed that various methods of monitoring sea, ranging from satellite observations to on-the-ground measurements, tend to be equally reliable gauges of sea ice loss.
Global warming brought on California's severe drought
March 3, 2015, 2:49 p.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Warm years are more common now and sparking more droughts, with six drought years in the past 20 years, compared to 14 drought years in the previous 98 years.
Global warming pause caused by cooler Pacific Ocean
February 27, 2015, 9:53 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
While the ocean has slowed down rising temperatures, it is expected to turbo-boost global warming.
Greenhouse effect is observed and getting worse
February 26, 2015, 3:27 p.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Researchers used powerful spectrometers to monitor and track how much infrared radiation was being trapped inside the Earth's atmosphere.