Terrestrial temperatures in the Pliocene were 2-3°C warmer than now

It can be used as a model for future climate change.

Republican lawmaker: Rocks tumbling into ocean causing sea level rise

This is embarrassing and extremely dangerous — lawmakers should not exhibit this level of scientific illiteracy.

Limiting global warming to 1.5 degree C would save most global species, new study concludes

… but if we keep on with the “business as usual” approach, things will be much worse.

Human activity is messing with global freshwater movement

The message is clear: We need to act now!

Trump Administration shuts down CO2 monitoring program, as greenhouse gas levels skyrocket

It’s a damn shame.

Why alligators on the beach and killer whales in the river is the new normal

Large predators are reclaiming what was rightfully theirs all along.

American pikas found to tolerate global warming better than expected

Adorable and resilient.

Climate change-induced forest fires threaten iconic conifers in western US

The Klamath is set to lose many of its iconic conifers, to be replaced by shrubs.

Change in ocean circulation bumped up CO2 levels in the atmosphere and helped end the last Ice Age

The planet’s climate system is even more complicated than we thought.

California can expect more and more extreme weather events, due to global warming

Climate change is already taking a massive toll

Marine heatwaves smothered the Great Barrier Reef — and it won’t get better

The world’s largest coral system is dying, and it’s all our fault.

The Atlantic Ocean’s circulation is at its weakest in 1,600 years, and this could disrupt weather patterns

A little ice age and modern global warming have had a say in this.

The number of ocean heatwaves has risen more than 50% since 1925, threatening to collapse marine ecosystems

These are not the waves we’re looking for.

97% consensus on climate change? More like 99.94%, study finds

The science is pretty much settled on this one.

The unique types of ecosystems in the world

We have an amazing amount of diversity on Earth!

A hundred years later, Captain Scott’s Discovery expedition can offer important climate change insights

Century-old samples might teach us something new about climate change.

Bats are migrating earlier due to climate change, and this could spell trouble for our crops

Bats provide more than $22 billion of indirect value to farmers by controlling pests. When bats fall, so does our food.

Glacier melting is beyond the point of no return — at least for this century

We’re beyond a tipping point, but not all is lost yet.

The Arctic’s convection engine is grinding to a halt, flooded by meltwater

Melting Arctic ice is already leaving its mark on the oceans.

Climate change is link between record-low Arctic ice cover, freak weather in Europe and the US

The Arctic’s getting really hot.