by Joe Romm Posted on June 16, 2015
Barring a massive volcanic eruption in the next few months, 2015 is all but certain to become the hottest year on record by far.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 13, 2015
For NASA, less time spent focused on Earth means less time gathering data on climate change and its impacts.
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 4, 2015
On Sunday, after years of preparation, NASA's latest satellite is scheduled to blast into orbit. It represents a new era of earth and space science.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 13, 2015
Senators Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are poised to take over major committee chairmanships overseeing NASA and NOAA.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 10, 2014
Scientists say the area is the largest concentrated spot of methane emissions in the United States.
by Joe Romm Posted on September 15, 2014
Last month was the warmest August globally since records began being kept in 1880, NASA reported Monday. The globe just keeps warming.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 30, 2014
On Tuesday, NASA will launch a satellite that will circle the globe measuring where and how carbon is absorbed and released across the planet.
by Joe Romm Posted on June 10, 2014
Who is Dr. Gavin Schmidt, who replaces James Hansen as Director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies? He's a leading climate scientist and one of the best climate communicators in the world.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on May 20, 2014
Last month officially tied for the warmest April globally since recordkeeping began in 1880, according to data released by NOAA's National Climactic Data Center on Tuesday
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 14, 2014
Incidentally, April 2014 also marked the first month in human history when average carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached above 400 parts per million.