Western water crunch has climate change fingerprints, scientists find.

The American West has already lost between 10 and 20 percent of its mountain snowpack since the early 1980s, and climate change is partly...

What needs to be done to stop wildfires in drought-killed forests.

With 17 large wildfires in California igniting in 24 hours this week, October is shaping up to be a brutal month for wildfires, as...

Hurricane Irma: Florida’s overdevelopment has created a ticking time bomb.

Millions are without power in Florida after Irma—one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record—swept through the state this weekend before weakening to...

When a red state gets the blues.

Photo: Garrison Keillor Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Garrison Keillor Garrison Keillor Photo: Garrison Keillor Keillor: When a red state gets the blues Back to Gallery The Republic of...

Some B.C. food stores empty, others overstocked amid wildfires.

For years, the Lone Butte General Store has been a sort of oasis along the dusty stretch of Highway 24 southeast of 100 Mile...

8 in 10 people now see climate change as a “catastrophic risk.”

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