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5 years after Paris: How countries’ climate policies match up to...

Morgan Bazilian, Colorado School of Mines and Dolf Gielen, Colorado School of Mines Saturday marks the fifth anniversary of the Paris climate agreement – the...

Coronavirus relief funds could easily pay to stop the worst of...

David L. McCollum, University of Tennessee CC BY-NDAs of late summer, governments around the world had pledged US$12.2 trillion of relief in response to the...

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...

The economic cost of devastating hurricanes and other extreme weather events...

Gary W. Yohe, Wesleyan University June marks the official start of hurricane season. If recent history is any guide, it will prove to be another...

Deep sea carbon reservoirs once superheated the Earth – could it...

Lowell D. Stott, University of Southern California As concern grows over human-induced climate change, many scientists are looking back through Earth’s history to events that...

Fossil fuels are bad for your health and harmful in many...

Noel Healy, Salem State University; Jennie C. Stephens, Northeastern University, and Stephanie Malin, Colorado State University Many Democratic lawmakers aim to pass a Green New...

Reclaiming lost calories: Tweaking photosynthesis boosts crop yields

Amanda Cavanagh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign What if your ability to feed yourself was dependent on a process that made a mistake 20 percent...

New findings on ocean warming: 5 questions answered

Scott Denning, Colorado State University Editor’s note: A new study by scientists in the United States, China, France and Germany estimates that the world’s oceans...

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New report on GE crops avoids simple answers — and that’s...

Peter Kareiva, University of California, Los Angeles; Leland Glenna, Pennsylvania State University, and Michael A. Gallo, Rutgers University Editor’s note: In a new report, the...