Climate Change

Best way to fight climate change? Plant 1 trillion trees

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The most effective way to fight global warming is to plant lots of trees, a study says. A trillion of them, maybe more.Read more

Teachers grapple with climate change: 'A pretty scary topic'

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When science teacher Diana Allen set out to teach climate change, a subject she'd never learned in school, she fell into a rabbit's hole of misinformation: Many...Read more

AP FACT CHECK: Unraveling the mystery of whether cows fart

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In the climate change debate, some policymakers seem to be bovine flatulence deniers.Read more


Study: Majority of Hoosiers believe climate change is happening

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In honor of Earth Day, Indiana University is sharing a survey that shows Hoosiers' views on climate change.Read more

Americans' energy use surges despite climate change concern

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Americans burned a record amount of energy in 2018, with a 10% jump in consumption from booming natural gas helping to lead the way, the U.S. Energy Information...Read more

Global warming is shrinking glaciers faster than thought

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Earth's glaciers are melting much faster than scientists thought. A new study shows they are losing 369 billion tons of snow and ice each year, more than half of that in...Read more

Report: Great Lakes feeling effects of rapid climate warming

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The Great Lakes region is warming faster than the rest of the U.S., a trend likely to bring more extreme storms while also degrading water quality, worsening erosion and...Read more

Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future

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Students across a warming globe pleaded for their lives, future and planet Friday, demanding tough action on climate change.Read more

Consumer goods companies preparing for climate change impact

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Companies behind some of the best-known consumer products are beginning to factor climate change into their business equation, according to a report published Monday.Read more


Scientist who popularized term "global warming" dies at 87

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A climate scientist who popularized the term "global warming" has died. Wallace Smith Broecker was 87.Read more

AP FACT CHECK: Cold snap doesn't mean global warming has gone away

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In the midst of a Midwest cold spell, President Donald Trump is pleading for global warming to come back, but it never went away.Read more