Even modest temperature increases can self-amplify into extreme warming events, a finding that has implications for the current climate crisis.
The Senate is indeed acting as an anchor, just as it was designed. It is holding us back from the changes we desperately need.
The bad news is he believes in market-led solutions that have already failed.
The latest climate models have unexpectedly started to predict nightmarish warming scenarios. Now, scientists are scrambling to understand why, and if they can be trusted.
These tipping points are now "active," scientists warn, and the rapid melting of polar ice and the loss of critical habitats could trigger an irreversible “global tipping point.”
It's the deepest dive into the state of the world’s waters to date and authored by more than 100 scientists.
Melting ice, sea level rise, ocean acidification, heat waves, and deadly storm surges are among the many threats outlined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Two new models say the Earth is even more sensitive to emissions than we thought, and humanity has to work even harder to meet Paris agreement targets.
Cattle farmers claim grass-fed beef can be carbon neutral. But less than 3 percent of cows are raised this way.
"For the first time, the world’s top scientists have confirmed what we have always known: respecting the land rights of Indigenous Peoples and local communities is an immediate and actionable climate change solution."
A new study says we’ve vastly underestimated the amount of heat trapped by Earth’s oceans due to global warming.
The IPCC has been criticized for being "too alarmist. If anything, it is the opposite. With their latest report, they have been overly conservative."