by Joe Romm Posted on April 11, 2014 Updated: April 12, 2014
Two new studies confirm climate change is drying the U.S. Southwest -- and nearly a third of the world's land faces drying from rising greenhouse gases.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 7, 2014
A new field test by researchers in California appears to confirm that humanity's carbon dioxide emissions could decrease the nutritional value of crops, further threatening future food security.
by Joe Romm Posted on March 30, 2014
As with every recent IPCC report, it is super-cautious to a fault and yet still incredibly alarming.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on March 26, 2014
With rising levels of atmospheric carbon, the invasive weeds may inherit the earth.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 19, 2014
The law allows Idaho to punish those who document cases of animal cruelty more severely than those who commit it.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 17, 2014
Within 20 years crop harvests in temperate and tropical regions will likely start to see significant losses due to climate change.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 26, 2014
The program aims to help honey bees regain their numbers, which have plummeted over the past decade.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 10, 2014
The U.K.'s brutally wet winter which has flooded thousands of homes, is "consistent" with climate change, according to a new government report.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 10, 2014 Updated: February 10, 2014
If what the tree rings say is true, California hasn’t been this dry in more than 500 years. If what the leading climate scientists say is true, that dryness will only get worse in the coming years.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 7, 2014
It's indicative of a larger trend toward -- and need for --distributed solar generation for the world's poor.