With steamy nights, sticky days and torrential downpours, last year went down as one of the warmest and wildest weather years on record in the United States.
Hot and wild and with an "increasingly visible human footprint"—that's how the U.N. weather agency sums up the global climate in the past five years.
A shortage of data on the weather in Antarctica is hampering efforts to understand climate change in the region, according to new research.
Many people are concerned about conservation of the planet's cute and cuddlies. But in a world of global climate change, sometimes we must prioritize which species we can and should save from extinction. Dr. Alycia Stigall ...
Habitat degradation poses a greater risk to the survival of turtles and tortoises than rising global temperatures, according to new research.
It's mid-August and east of Los Angeles, the Blue Cut fire is burning through the mountains of San Bernardino, California. So far it's blackened 30,000 acres and forced more than 80,000 people to evacuate their homes. Several ...
Earth just broiled to its hottest month in recorded history, according to NASA.
Earth's fever got worse last year, breaking dozens of climate records, scientists said in a massive report nicknamed the annual physical for the planet.
Climate has influenced the distribution patterns of Adélie penguins across Antarctica for millions of years.
It's the height of irony.