Sea level rise is accelerating in Florida, scientists warn.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Clay Henderson has lived on the same block along the Indian River in New Smyrna Beach for 34 years....

Fossil fuel industry should pay for rising sea level.

This week, the city of Imperial Beach filed a lawsuit against many of the biggest oil, gas and coal companies in America. We did...

Protecting Louisiana: Projects aim to strengthen for storms.

Louisiana will spend nearly $277 million in federal cash it received after last year's floods to fortify communities against future disasters, mainly through drainage...

Losses get real as seas rise.

America’s coasts — especially the teeming, wealthy Eastern seaboard and Gulf shore — are doomed to drown in ever-worse flooding from sea rise caused...

Solve Antarctica’s sea-ice puzzle.

Different stories are unfolding at the two poles of our planet. In the Arctic, more than half of the summer sea ice has disappeared...

The Larsen C iceberg is already cracking up.

The trillion-ton iceberg that broke off Antarctica last week will not go quietly into the night. New satellite imagery reveals that the iceberg, dubbed A68,...

Rising seas spark tobacco-style lawsuits in California.

Several flood-prone municipalities in California filed first-of-their-kind lawsuits against fossil fuel companies this week as they attempt to recoup the cost of coping with...

Acidification of Arctic to be studied on icebreaker.

Research vessel and icebreaker Xuelong on a mission in Antarctic on Dec 5, 2016. (Photo/CCTV) Cutting-edge environmental research to include the spread of microplastics The Chinese...

Signs of climate change — past, present and future — on Plum Island.

Plum Island is mostly a national wildlife refuge. It's a long, narrow spit of sand 50 miles north of Boston.You can see evidence of...

Coastal communities sue 37 oil, gas and coal companies over climate change.

Two California counties and a city are suing 37 fossil fuel companies, accusing them of knowingly emitting dangerous greenhouse gases that have contributed to...

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