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The Arctic hasn’t been this warm for 3 million years –...

Julie Brigham-Grette, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Steve Petsch, University of Massachusetts Amherst Every year, sea ice cover in the Arctic Ocean shrinks to a...

Across the world, trees are growing faster, dying younger – and...

Roel Brienen, University of Leeds and Emanuel Gloor, University of Leeds As the world warms and the atmosphere becomes increasingly fertilised with carbon dioxide, trees...

Malaria: new map shows which areas will be at risk because...

Mark Smith, University of Leeds and Chris Thomas, University of Lincoln Of an estimated 228 million cases of malaria worldwide each year, around 93% are...

One of Earth’s most biodiverse habitats lies off the Scottish west...

Heidi Burdett, Heriot-Watt University and Cornelia Simon-Nutbrown, Heriot-Watt University Maerl beds stud the ocean floor like underwater brambles. They’re pastel pink and, despite their knobbly...

Earth may temporarily pass dangerous 1.5℃ warming limit by 2024, major...

Pep Canadell, CSIRO and Rob Jackson, Stanford University The Paris climate agreement seeks to limit global warming to 1.5℃ this century. A new report by...

Climate change and forest management have both fueled today’s epic...

Steven C. Beda, University of Oregon What is driving the wildfires that are ravaging California, Oregon and Washington? President Trump and state officials have offered...

Coping with Western wildfires: 5 essential reads

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Intense wildfires are raging in California, Oregon and Washington state, spurring mass evacuations and leaving charred towns in their wake. A...

Protecting half of the planet is the best way to fight...

Greg Asner, Arizona State University Humans are dismantling and disrupting natural ecosystems around the globe and changing Earth’s climate. Over the past 50 years, actions...

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Spring is arriving earlier across the US, and that’s not always...

Theresa Crimmins, University of Arizona Across much of the United States, a warming climate has advanced the arrival of spring. This year is no exception....