Insurance payouts based on weather conditions are helping to keep premiums low and enabling millions of farmers access to coverage previously unavailable to them.
Climate Archives - Page 2 of 178 - State of the Planet
Climate scientist Suzana Camargo shares some cautionary words.
A new study finds that ocean absorption of CO2 rises and falls along with human activity and natural phenomena. The findings are important for understanding how much the oceans will offset future climate change.
Major cyclone landfalls in this region are rare, but they could become more common and more dangerous under climate change.
Geoscientists estimate that a mountain slope could collapse into Prince William Sound within a year, and likely within 20 years, triggering devastating waves.
More than four million people have been forced to abandon their homes and reach emergency shelters, increasing the risk of contagion.
Artifacts from a receding ice patch provide a glimpse of Iron Age and Viking activity along a mountain pass.
What happened in Michigan shines a light on our aging and failing infrastructure. The question remains, will we do something now to fix it?
By building resilience into our infrastructure and communities, we can reduce the damages from natural disasters and recover from shocks more easily.