One science team is finding out why—and investigating what a warmer, drier future will mean for biodiversity and water supply in Latin America.
climate change Archives - State of the Planet
A Q&A with Jason Smerdon, coauthor of the newly revised Climate Change: The Science of Global Warming and Our Energy Future.
Park Williams, a bioclimatologist at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, has found that rising temperatures influence wildfires in the American West.
Pivoting from a career in high school science education, Sid Tulsiani hopes to engage with issues of climate change and energy.
The Trump administration is attempting to rescind almost all the policies to fight climate change proposed or enacted by the Obama administration. Could this send us over the climate tipping points?
Climate scientist Katherine Hayhoe explains how she merges her evangelical Christian faith and scientific work, and what needs to be done to win hearts and minds on the issue of climate change.
Yak herders in the Himalayas are observing climate change in action, and it’s one of the factors threatening their way of life.
The planet we share has become fragile in the hands of humans and our technology. We can and must develop and adopt sustainability management to gain control of those technologies and reduce their impact on our planet.
The Global Famine was one of the worst humanitarian disasters in history, killing as many people as World War II. A new analysis suggests it could happen again, only worse because of climate change.
The report shows that every degree of warming matters for livelihoods in most communities.