An Iraqi man cools down in front of misting fans amid a heat wave in central Baghdad last month. Current temperatures in Iraq have soared to 125 degrees.
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Heat waves in Iraq, India and Europe this year show how miserable climate change can be on the road to “unlivable”.
A broader look at air pollution shows the U.S. makes the climate culprit list.
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Though it has some holes, the climate legislation offers some new credibility on the global stage.
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A week of rain has brought death and devastation — and fears of more to come.
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Mismanagement and warming are combining to cause a water catastrophe in the Southwest.
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The mental health impacts of extreme heat, from increased suicides to more aggression, will likely worsen with climate change
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The dust-up on dust: Where it settles in our atmosphere has big impacts on climate change.
Extreme temperatures are affecting runways, and planes can’t take off or land.
It may feel like the planet has reached a new and more extreme pinnacle of disaster, but from a pure numbers standpoint, this isn’t even a top five apocalypse.
The world averages just 70 shark attacks a year.
Europe is facing more intense climate change-induced heat waves than other warming parts of the world, and the glaciers in Italy, Switzerland, Austria and elsewhere in Europe are melting faster than ever.
A huge science program in Houston, the TRACER project, is trying to find out pollution’s effect on severe weather.
A potentially historic wildfire season in Alaska has emerged as the country’s latest climate disaster.
The decision leaves open the possibility that the EPA could impose emissions controls on individual power plants, rather than enacting sweeping regulations to encourage the use of clean energy sources.
For years, scientists have warned about the risks of compounding climate change-related disasters, how as the climate warms one calamity can piggyback on another and trigger a cascade of struggle and misery.
Increasing temperatures, rising sea levels and more extreme weather are affecting how we play outdoor sports at all levels, from the weekend warriors to the pros.
International trade agreements open the door to claims that could slow progress on climate change.