A new study projects the rate of climate change, which has risen sharply in recent decades, will soar by the 2020s. This is consistent with several recent studies and has dangerous implications for extreme weather, sea level rise, and permafrost melt.
Another epic blizzard is bearing down on New England. There is a long-term pattern of more extreme precipitation in this country, particularly in New England in the winter. Climate scientists had long predicted this would happen in a warming world. Here's why.
Opponents of the legislation argued on the House floor that the bill represented a "wolf in sheep's clothing" -- a disingenuous play for "transparency" within the EPA, when all Republicans really want is less EPA regulation.