by Emily Atkin Posted on September 9, 2014
More carbon dioxide was emitted into our atmosphere between 2012 and 2013 than in any other year since 1984, putting humans on the fast track toward irreversible global warming, the United Nation's weather agency said in a report released Tuesday.
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 25, 2014 Updated: August 25, 2014
Scientists warn that rapid warming of the atmosphere, fueled by climate change, will return in about 10 years.
by Joe Romm Posted on July 21, 2014
NOAA reports that the warmest May on record has been followed by the hottest June on record. In fact, the last time the Earth experienced a June with below-average global temperatures, Gerald Ford was President!
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 3, 2014 Updated: July 3, 2014
You don't have to worry about ditching the grill, but there are a few simple things you could do to reduce your carbon emissions on the Fourth of July.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 1, 2014
June marks the longest time in recorded history that this much carbon dioxide has been concentrated in the atmosphere.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on June 23, 2014
This was the 351st consecutive month where the global temperature was hotter than the 20th century average, meaning if you are 29 years old, you have never experienced a colder-than-average month.
by Joe Romm Posted on May 27, 2014 Updated: May 27, 2014
New polling has an answer to the age-old (decade old?) question of what term is better for climate hawks to use: “global warming” or “climate change.”
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 21, 2014
Glaciers are melting and retreating, while climate change brings more snowfall and more erratic storms, all contributing to the region's instability.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 19, 2014
Water consumption by the global power industry is set to almost double by 2035, threatening drinking water supplies and its own reliability.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 21, 2014 Updated: February 21, 2014
Despite the polar vortex in America, GISS and NOAA ranked last month as the 3rd and 4th warmest January on record, respectively.