In response to the World Meteorological Organization analysis, United Nations head António Guterres called 2020 a pivotal year to address climate change.
With just 8% of plastic waste in the United States currently being recycled, the bill aims to set up an effective plastic recycling program and limit single-use plastic.
The effort to conserve at least 30% of U.S. land and ocean by 2030 is part of an international push for conservation aiming to protect biodiversity and mitigate climate change impacts.
Scientists examine how best to use science to help communities respond to rapid climate change in the Arctic.
A recent Congressional hearing and National Science Board report show that U.S. leadership faces growing global competition.
An important Supreme Court case could have major ramifications on the interpretation of the Clean Water Act and environmental protection.
The dual threats of nuclear warfare and climate change move the needle to 100 seconds to midnight.
A House committee listened to experts on why ocean science is critical to understanding the changing climate and why better land use could be a major part of mitigating climate change.
Legislation will call for a 100% clean U.S. economy by 2050.
A trio of bills making their way through Congress would boost research and development for technologies that could contribute substantially to future U.S. energy production and consumption.