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A devastating Arctic temperature rise that could submerge coastal cities and trigger species extinction is now locked in
Even if the world met its most ambitious climate change goals, winter temperatures in the Arctic will still rise 9 degrees Fahrenheit by 2050.
Trump mocks Emmanuel Macron as rioters set Paris ablaze in a second week of anti-government protests
The US president observed "the Paris Agreement isn’t working out so well for Paris," as police fired tear gas and water cannons at protesters.
In the best-case scenarios, the future of human life on Earth looks pretty worrisome. In the worst-case scenarios, the world might be unrecognizable.
A dire new report reveals our capitalist economic system may not be up to the task of dealing with the climate disasters to come
If we can't dramatically cut emissions all over the globe within a dozen years, it'll be too late to avoid many of the climate catastrophes that scientists anticipate. The question is whether our current society and capitalist economic system are capable and willing to make the necessary changes.
French President Emmanuel Macron: Wealth managers urgently need to switch from ‘day to day business’ to ‘climate business’ or ...
French President Emmanuel Macron wants some of the world's wealthiest people to help fix climate change, by switching "from the day to day business, to the climate business."
The world economy could grow $26 trillion in a decade if governments and businesses focus on climate change
A new Global Commission on the Economy and Climate report argues that quicker action on climate change could add more than $2 trillion per year to the global economy over the next decade.
Scientists calculated a ‘point of no return’ for dealing with climate change — and time is running out
According to a new study, we'll soon cross a point of no return after which it'll be almost impossible to avoid 2 degrees Celsius of warming. That's often considered a threshold for catastrophe.
The world could hit a tipping point that causes warming to spiral out of control — a scenario scientists call ‘Hothouse Earth’
Humans could warm the world enough that natural systems would change in ways that trigger further warming. The authors of a new paper refer to this threat as "Hothouse Earth."
President Donald Trump announced his decision to pull the United States out of the landmark climate agreement on Thursday.
President Donald Trump says he will pull the US out of the Paris Agreement on climate change. But much of his reasoning Thursday was based on questionable data.