How one man's 40 years of weather records became a treasure trove of climate change data
August 16, 2017, 10:09 a.m. by Angela Nelson
billy barr's meticulous weather data about temperatures, snowfall and more made him the subject of a new short film.
Climate change is now impacting every corner of the U.S., study finds
August 10, 2017, 9:30 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The report says it is 'extremely likely' that human influence is the main cause of warming worldwide since the mid-20th century.
The hooded grebe is a critically endangered species — and a critically acclaimed dancer
August 8, 2017, 10:45 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video reveals the birds' rarely seen courtship dance.
Critics weigh in on Al Gore's 'An Inconvenient Sequel'
August 1, 2017, 1:04 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Debuting at Sundance, the follow-up to the 2007 documentary continues the former vice president's efforts to educate on the climate crisis.
Plants may be wising up faster than humans to the dangers of global warming
July 29, 2017, 12:30 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Scientists say vegetation is adapting to soak up more carbon dioxide and use less water.
Underwater forest is an ancient 'fairy world' found just off the Alabama coast
July 18, 2017, 12:54 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The 50,000-year-old, perfectly preserved forest is showcased like never before in a newly released documentary.
6 things to know about Earth's 6th mass extinction
July 11, 2017, 10:18 a.m. by Russell McLendon
At least five similar die-offs have happened before, but this is the first in human history — and the first with human help.
Thousands of bulging methane bubbles could explode in Siberia
July 7, 2017, 1:04 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists estimate more than 7,000 dangerous methane 'bumps' have formed in the region over the last couple of years.
America's mayors are the renewable energy champions we need right now
July 5, 2017, 7:22 a.m. by Matt Hickman
From San Diego to Columbia, South Carolina, mayors are leading the march toward a cleaner future.
History's most powerful shark was killed off by a global extinction event
June 28, 2017, 12:09 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
According to scientists, the demise of the terrifying megalodon coincided with the loss of a third of the largest marine animal species.