CLIMATE IN DEPTH

Climate Change reporting from around the Web
The Science of Predicting Fires

The Science of Predicting Fires

International Research Institute for Climate and Society | November 16, 2017

"Globally, fires play an important role in climate change, as they emit both aerosols and greenhouse gases into the atmosphere at accelerated rates. Though fire is crucial for the renewal of many ecosystems, it can be extremely devastating for ...

Climate Science Special Report

Climate Science Special Report

U.S. Global Change Research Program | November 9, 2017

The U.S. government has released an authoritative assessment of climate science in the U.S., examining how we got to be living in the warmest time modern civilization has ever experienced.

The Race to Save Coffee

The Race to Save Coffee

The Washington Post | November 9, 2017

Climate change is threatening one of the world's most beloved beverages: coffee. Rising temperatures could dry out crops, and create an environment ripe for new crop-killing diseases to spread. The effects could be devastating.