Limiting excess is a hallmark of the country’s approach to sustainability, and it may explain Winfrey's unfortunate experience in Zurich.
U.S. households use more energy for A/C than the rest of the world combined. But that's changing, fast.
The HUD Secretary on how we should be innovating climate resilience after Sandy.
Highlands, New Jersey, is considering a nearly $200 million project to raise itself 11 feet.
A new radar system can show us exactly how much rain is falling in a given spot.
Bayou Corne is the biggest ongoing disaster in the United States you haven't heard of.
A new study paints an especially grim future for coastal cities like New York, Boston, and Miami.
Why we pretend the next storm won't happen—and flush billions in disaster relief down the drain.
Imagine the amount of water pouring out the mouth of the Mississippi River, times 15. That's what these things move through the air over time.
What the West Coast would look like submerged under rising seas.
Conspiracy theorists, rejoice! The Agency backed a $630,000 scientific study on controlling global climate.
A new Department of Energy mapping tool reveals that climate change has already contributed to blackouts and raised utility bills for many Americans.
But silver lining: This scourge isn't being worsened much by that other anthropogenic menace, climate change.
Among them: postcard-perfect lighthouses, parks, and seaside city blocks.
"Abnormal" fire risks have become the new normal.
When Las Vegas sets a new all-time high temperature record, something unpleasant is happening with the weather.
Should waterfront developers have to contribute to flood mitigation? With Koontz, it just got a lot harder to ask them.
Blame their big houses and outsized driving habits.
A major new property-rights decision could "work a revolution in land-use law."