When the Washington State Department of Health said this week that the recent heat wave in the Northwest had killed 117 people, many people missed an important word in the announcement: preliminary.
Britain could have its first 40C day within 10 years, scientists warned. The scorcher would be caused by rising carbon emissions and global warming and could kill thousands, they said.
Yet another scorching summer has brought more unmistakable reminders that climate change is intensifying and altering everyday life. What will it take for leaders to finally act?
At least four people died in a highway tunnel in central China that flooded at the same time as a subway tunnel after eight inches of rain fell in a single hour.
There is nothing more dear to us than our food culture – what our momma cooks, what our grandma fed us. Being told that what is on our plate is hurting the planet can feel like a threat to our souls.
The Dixie Fire is one numerous wildfires burning across the west coast, where recent heat waves tied to climate change have made wildfires harder to fight.
Oxford Botanic Garden is 400 years old, but the climate emergency is forcing a review of what seeds it sows for the future.
Climate change is shifting the frontiers of where food is grown as farmers and agricultural businesses adapt to warmer temperatures around the world.
More than a hundred executives with links to industries blamed for pollution were permitted to take part in vital international talks to combat climate change.
Scandal-plagued FirstEnergy Corp. has acknowledged that it paid millions of dollars to a former Ohio House Speaker and a former utility regulator for help passing controversial energy legislation in 2019.