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.'
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.
September 24, 2014, 10:58 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A young poet from the Marshall Islands reportedly 'brought world leaders to tears' at the U.N. Climate Summit.
May 29, 2014, 10:57 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Sandy debris pulled up from icebergs sugget that Antarctica's giant glaciers respond to a warming climate with pulses of quick withdrawal as opposed to a gradual retreat.
May 19, 2014, 10:12 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
As ice melts, the earth under Antarctica is springing back up at a surprising rate. Scientists think it's because the Earth's mantle is flowing faster there.
May 14, 2014, 9:39 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Is Antarctic ice getting bigger or shrinking? Could the melting be caused by volcanoes? Get the answers to commonly asked questions.
May 13, 2014, 10:10 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
There are no landmasses under the glacier that could hinder its retreat, just deep valleys with no mountains.
May 12, 2014, 11:13 a.m. by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Simulations suggest that the greatest rate of sea level rise produced by an 'uncorking' would be about 0.02 inches per year for 25,000 years.
May 12, 2014, 7:59 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
The recently completed catalog will help researchers understand the effects of climate change and address water issues of local communities.
April 8, 2014, 8:59 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
This winter, the Arctic ice cap expanded to a total of 5.76 million square miles — one of the lowest areas on record since 1979.