A proposal to ban the international trade of polar bear body parts and fur was defeated on Thursday at an international conference on wildlife trade.
Thanks to accelerating global warming, commercial shipping could become much cheaper by having ships cruise right over the north pole, which is the fastest route to transport goods between Asia and Europe, the two largest economic blocks in the world.
Antarctic warming in the past may have been caused by greenhouse gases, according to a new study.
A newly released international study shows that climate change is not a priority in the United States or anywhere else around the world.
Global warming could be linked to more extreme weather events, according to new research.
Climate change may create massive financial risks for the federal government, according to a new report.
Global warming has caused scientists to worry as permafrost melts, releasing a vast amount of CO2 into the atmosphere and further perpetuating the problem.
The highest average temperature ever recorded is just the most glaring datapoint of the record-breaking heatwave currently experienced in Australia. January 2013 brought extreme heat not just for days but for weeks in a row, with each of the first eight days of 2013 among the 20 hottest days in a wh...
A new study about Ozone, coupled with satellite images, gives insights about the effects and how to best address the gas which is both is both a major air pollutant with known adverse health effects and a greenhouse gas that traps heat from escaping Earth's atmosphere.
Dangerous climate-change induced melting of Antartica's ice is happening even faster than previously thought by scientists, as a new study published in Nature Geoscience has found.