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A woman walks in a flooded street during a period of seasonal high water in Venice, Italy, November 11, 2012. The water level in the canal city rose to 149 cm (59 inches) above normal.

Painfully slow hurricanes, deadly heat, and cities without water: What the climate crisis will look like in the next 10 years, according to experts

This year saw record-breaking temperatures, catastrophic and bizarre storms, and unprecedented ice melt. That's all likely to get worse.

Tom Steyer is running for president. Here is everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition.

Billionaire environmental activist Tom Steyer is making climate change and the environment a central part of his 2020 platform.
The interior of the Italian Regional Council is seen flooded in Venice, Italy November 13, 2019 in this picture obtained from social media.

Venice government offices were flooded moments after lawmakers rejected a climate change plan

Luigi Brugnaro, Venice's mayor, wrote online that the flooding was due to climate change and was "a wound that will leave a permanent mark."
Environmental activist Greta Thunberg poses on the La Vagabonde, a 48-foot catamaran, with the group that has offered her a ride across the Atlantic, November 12, 2019.

Greta Thunberg just set sail for Spain with 2 Australian YouTubers, their baby, and a professional skipper

The group has just three weeks to get to Spain in time for COP25 summit, after the UN's last-minute switch left Thunberg stuck on the wrong continent.
Venice, Italy, is sinking.

Stunning photos of 27 places around the world that you should visit before they disappear forever

From Patagonia's glaciers to Africa's Congo Basin, visit these threatened natural wonders before they're gone.

Greta Thunberg found a last-minute ride back across the Atlantic thanks to a pair of YouTubers after a crucial UN climate-change summit got moved from...

Thunberg is setting sail with a motley crew: two Youtuber Australians, their 11-month-old son, her dad, and a professional sailor.
Critics told the New York Times that the proposals would allow the agency to justify rolling back environmental rules.

The EPA is reportedly planning to restrict the science experts can use to draw up rules to protect public health

Under proposed measures, the EPA would ban the use of studies in which key medical information subject to confidentiality agreements was used.

Airlines are working to cut down on emissions to secure their future business model, but the technology to make a real impact is still years away

As pressures from fuel costs, climate-change-conscious customers, and government regulations mount, airlines are working to reduce emissions.

Singapore will invest US$2 billion in ‘green’ finance to mitigate and adapt to climate change risks – here’s what that means

Singapore wants to be a leading centre for green finance. It also wants to make its financial system resilient to environmental risks.
A collapsed house, downed trees, and downed power lines are seen in Mississippi following Hurricane Katrina in September, 2005.

Hurricanes on the scale of Katrina and Harvey are now 3 times more likely than a century ago: ‘We cannot hope to combat storms’

A new study reveals that extremely damaging hurricanes are becoming more frequent relative to moderate storms, likely due to climate change.