The discovery could have huge implications for the study of long-term climate change.
California, where fires have burned thousands of acres, is seeing some of the most extreme conditions. Texas and Oklahoma are also experiencing severe drought.
Domestic-produced array mimics “typical size for the American house.”
President Obama’s science adviser: “Climate change is not a distant threat. It is affecting the American people already.”
Why is it still snowing so much in April? Andy Warner, Symbolia, and Years Of Living Dangerously investigate.
Administration officials will post tweets about climate change while Senate Democrats stay up all night to talk about the issue.
As the U.K. floods and the U.S. freezes, blame it on increased rainfall in the West Pacific, and some meandering jet streams. (And maybe blame climate change.)
After months of brutally cold weather that smashed records across the Upper Midwest, the Great Lakes have been transformed into giant ice-covered ponds.
“If you’ve been hearing that extreme cold spells, like the one we’re having in the United States now, disprove global warming, don’t believe it,” says John Holdren, Obama’s science adviser.
Bee superpowers, living in a pretend spaceship and a mammal that has sex until it falls apart. 2013 was a rollercoaster ride of a year for science.
Temperatures are going up and there’s going to be a lot more rain. But not everywhere.
The IPCC says warming is “unequivocal.” No matter what anyone else says, climate change is definitely happening.
The Earth is warming and humans are to blame for it, a major scientific report released Friday said. But temperatures are rising slower than previously predicted.
New coal and gas-fired plant emissions will be strictly limited in the amount of carbon they can release into the atmosphere.
Your children might grow up in a world of squishy apples and NO COFFEE. Pray for them.
“AG and climate change are one of the favorite piñatas for media and easy targets for headlines,” Stiles tells employees in response to a report by BuzzFeed.
The former vice president set out to create the Apple Computer of climate change. From a sweeping, expensive “blitz” to a “niche” effort in digital media.
“The eye of Michelle Bachmann will be hitting Florida…”
The new network, financed by a country with the world’s highest per capita carbon emissions, is making climate change a priority — and activists are thrilled. “I think it’s wonderful,” says Mann.
Plus Hugh Jackman measuring things, a pretty compelling theory about Orange Is the New Black, and 27 kids who managed to look unbelievably miserable at Disneyland.
No reason to panic or anything, but the North Pole - the ice-cap at the farthest north point of the globe - has melted and now it’s a lake. Oh, and it’s been happening every year, you know, because we’ve irreparably damaged the climate.
Plus photos of Wookies doing people stuff, a motorcylist saving a coffee cup from certain death, and the return of “Princeton Mom.”
“It would be difficult to have an ugly daughter.”
The environmental left says Obama changed the paradigm on Keystone Tuesday and now he has no room to oppose it. Conservatives say otherwise.
A faith-based appeal from more than 150 clergy against the Keystone XL pipeline. “We pray for you as you make your decision…”
Talking points released by the Obama grassroots arm caution members about demands from pipeline opponents. “OFA supports and respects the process as it is currently underway.”
Despite cries from the left, Obama’s grassroots arm says they won’t get involved in the pipeline debate. “OFA is not going to change its mission,” says an official.
The atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide has passed 400 parts per million for the first time in human existence.
Plus Aaron Paul and the word “bitch,” what it’s like to be chased by killer whales, and film-set photos by the Big Lebowski himself.