NASA Discovered a ‘Disturbing’ Glacier Hole Two-Thirds the Size of Manhattan
A new study from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory found that 14 billion tons of ice have almost entirely disappeared from Thwaites Glacier in the last three years.
What It’s Like to Travel By Sailboat Through the Arctic
In 2016, a family of seven—including a baby—sailed through the Northwest Passage on a 50-foot boat to document climate change.
23-Million-Year-Old Leaves Helped Solve an Antarctic Climate Mystery
Carbon dioxide spiked at the same time as the rapid melt.
If We Burn All the World's Fossil Fuels, We'll Melt Antarctica & Flood the Earth
Scientists have finally answered the 'Antarctica Question,' and the answer is: Stop burning goddam coal and oil.
Obama Heads to the Arctic for a Photo Op with Our Melting Future
It’s the first time a sitting US president has visited Alaska, and it’s because the place is heating up.
Hell or Salt Water
By 2100, Earth Will Have an Entirely Different Ocean
A complete guide to the hotter, higher, trashier, fish-free oceans of the near future.
The Most Important Models in the World
They require massive supercomputers, they simulate the Earth's future, they're poorly understood—and they're analyzed above the Seinfeld diner in New York.
Exclusive: Arctic Drone Footage of a Melting, Human-Stained Greenland
This exclusive, stunning UAV footage of the vast 'dark' snow and ice of human-stained Greenland helps climatologists determine how fast it's melting.
Oh, Great: Antarctica and Greenland Are Melting Faster Than Ever
The two largest ice sheets in the world are melting faster than any time in the last 20 years.