Nearly 20 years ago, I led a National Geographic diving team that made the first cave dives inside the largest floating piece of ice ever seen on our planet. The B-15 iceberg had calved from an ice shelf
Warming climate could bring "outright chaos" unless urgent steps are taken, according to the paper's authors. It seems every week there's a scary new report about how man-made climate change is going cause
(CNN) — The United Kingdom is planning to become the first major economy to reach zero carbon emissions by 2050, Downing Street said in a statement Tuesday. Legislation aiming to achieve that will be out
Carbon dioxide hits a level not seen for 3 million years. Here's what that means for climate change — and humanity.
Scientists are sounding the alarm over the potential for catastrophic changes to our environment. In the latest bit of bad news for a planet beset by climate change, the concentration of carbon dioxide
Naturalist tells leaders at UN climate summit that fate of world is in their hands The collapse of civilisation and the natural world is on the horizon, Sir David Attenborough has told the UN climate summit
In 2012, the state whose low-lying coast lies in the path of Hurricane Florence reacted to a prediction of catastrophically rising seas by banning policies based on such forecasts When North Carolina bad
Tropical storm Ophelia became the 10th Atlantic storm in a row to strengthen into a hurricane Wednesday — the first time that such a long string of storms have all reached hurricane strength since 1893,
The 2017 hurricane season appears likely to make its mark on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, as Category 2 Hurricane Ophelia takes aim at ... wait for it ... Ireland and the UK. The storm, which had
It’s often said that of all the published scientific research on climate change, 97% of the papers conclude that global warming is real, problematic for the planet, and has been exacerbated by human activity.
President Trump may be quitting the Paris accord on climate change — but forcing the rest of the nation to go along with him is proving more of a challenge. Led by California, dozens of states and cities