Hopefuls for the Presidential nomination argued over the scope of U.S. efforts to curb global warming-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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Candidates argued over various policy proposals, such as a carbon tax and the Green New Deal-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
We should convert methane, a more powerful greenhouse gas, into CO2-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Environmental advocates are troubled by statements EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler made at a gathering of environment ministers-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
An evaluation of U.S. health security finds only modest improvement in recent years-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
When the Thames would occasionally freeze in the 17th to the early 19th century, Londoners made the most of it-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
(University of Vermont) New research in Nature Communications finds that immediate, dramatic cuts in global emissions -- aggressive enough to meet the Paris Climate Agreement -- are economically sound if human health benefits are factored in.
(University of Exeter) Climate change has raised the risk of a fungal disease that ravages banana crops, new research shows.
(University of New South Wales) Climate extremes, such as drought, heatwaves, heavy precipitation and more are responsible for 18%-43% of variation in crop yields for maize, spring wheat, rice and soybeans. according to a new paper published in Envir...
(University of Rochester) The Himalaya is the Water Tower of Asia. The snow fields and glaciers on which 700 million people depend for their water are melting fast and calling the sustainability of life in the entire Himalayan watershed into very rea...