Ontario officials say the number of northern wildfires this year is double the 10-year average and the amount of land burned is more than three times the average.
New studies suggest that rising temperatures may prove disastrous for species of birds, fish and other animals that are adapted to the cold of Arctic climes.
Every day the world fails to adequately address the climate emergency, the timeframe needed to drastically cut emissions shrinks and the likelihood of increasingly devastating climate impacts grows.
With more people worrying about the environmental ethics of bringing more children into the world, Kate Ng examines the arguments on either side.
Senators from both parties said this weekend they were closing in on a bipartisan legislative deal that could be finalized as early as today - if they could agree on funding for public transit.
Both climate change and the "increased laying of asphalt over earth surfaces" puts more pressure on sewers and will contribute to increased flooding in London and subsequently the city's underground system in the future.
The deadly heat wave that scorched the Pacific Northwest in late June also upended Oregon's typically prosperous Christmas tree market.
Baby salmon are dying by the thousands in one California river, and an entire run of endangered salmon could be wiped out in another.
Non-degradable plastics enter the Ganga as untreated industrial waste or through packaging from religious offerings being dumped into the river, a research study found.
India can potentially save 89.4 billion rupees ($1.2 billion) a year by shutting down some old coal-burning power plants and allowing newer ones to run for longer hours, a study says.