What the nation's first wide-ranging strategy for tackling climate change will look like.
North American cities are producing substantially less wealth per ton of greenhouse gas emissions than their European counterparts.
"There is a desperate need for the best science and information about what climate change will mean to families and communities."
No mayor can get a project this ambitious done on his own, and that's a huge problem for everyone.
Rising seas and increasingly severe weather could drastically increase the costs of floods in the United States.
A new report provides the background for Mayor Bloomberg's climate change adaptation plans.
Water is now rising at a faster rate off the New Jersey coast than at any point in 6,000 years.
The country's almost laboratory-like conditions are a perfect place to measure the effect of human urban development on temperature.
Of all the weather phenomena, from droughts to hurricanes, it's hardest to figure out how a warmer planet will impact Tornado Alley. Here's why.
Scientists at Columbia University test 32 different projections for the future. None of them look good.
In a race to meet EPA guidelines, U.S. cities have installed dozens of these devices over the past decade.
Minorities are significantly more likely to live in heat-prone neighborhoods that will be particularly at risk with climate change.
The Rockefeller Foundation plans to fund positions in 100 cities worldwide.
Nearly 11 billion gallons of waste spilled into waterways after Superstorm Sandy, according to a new report.
If used right, online grocery services like Peapod and FreshDirect could help reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.
If climate change caused the waters to rise by 500 feet, this is what major international cities might look like.
Places like Atlanta could see a 100 percent increase in the number of days with damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes.
Climate change is forcing a showdown between vineyards and sensitive habitats.
Heavy agriculture and global warming are aligning to produce nasty algae blooms in the Great Lakes, scientists says.