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Global average temperatures from 2015 to 2019, as compared to a baseline average from 1951 to 1980.

The US saw 14 billion-dollar disasters in 2019 — the world’s second-hottest year ever

"The decade that just ended is clearly the warmest decade on record," NASA scientist Gavin Schmidt said.
Some of these photos captured defining moments of the decade.

The best photos of the decade show some of the most tragic, courageous, and heartwarming moments of the 2010s

The best photos of the decade show how resilient the world had to be in the 2010s — and the heartwarming and triumphant moments that kept us going.

Photos and videos show the insane floods drenching Malaysia, where over 10,000 have been evacuated

Heavy rain is expected to continue in Pahang, Terengganu, and Sabah, with another possible wave of floods coming at the end of December.

Singapore, Malaysia will stay cold and wet until next month – here’s what’s causing the intense thunderstorms

Looking for a white Christmas? The closest thing Singapore and Malaysia can offer this year is a wet one.
A November 20, 2019 photo of the Broadway Station stop on the G line in Williamsburg, New York. The New York MTA purposefully flooded this station to test new equipment that could protect the subway from super storms.

The MTA flooded a subway stop on purpose because ‘climate change is real.’ Here’s how it’s prepping New York for the next Supe...

New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority isn't waiting for the next Superstorm Sandy to test its new subway flood barriers.
People walk on a catwalk in the flooded St.Mark's Square during a period of seasonal high water in Venice

Venice is experiencing its most severe flooding in 50 years. Here are 15 photos of the city’s extreme flooding.

Venice's annual high-water season causes flooding across the city, and residents and tourists alike continue their daily activities despite it.
People wading through the water engulfing the narrow streets in Venice.

Video shows tourists and locals wading through thigh-deep water in Venice during its worst flooding in more than 50 years

The mayor of Venice attributed this year's severe flooding to climate change in a tweet and said a state of emergency will be declared on Wednesday.
Trump Plaza in Jersey City, New Jersey, could be sitting in water by the year 2100.

Disturbing before-and-after images show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100

Here's what the US might look like if the worst climate-change predictions come true.

Boris Johnson blames severe UK floods on climate change and construction

The floodwaters have claimed the life of one woman, disrupted train services, and raised at least one river to a record height.
Citizens in Miami, Florida contend with high-tide flooding.

Far more people are threatened by rising seas than scientists realized, a study shows: ‘The magnitude of the numbers speaks for itself’

A new study suggests that far more people could experience the consequences of coastal flooding than earlier estimates suggested.