Scientists say new climate change report must focus on consensus | MNN

As the huge effort to compile the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report comes to a close this week, many researchers expect new certainty to emerge in such...

We’ve got the weather forecast for 2050 (and it doesn’t look very good) |...

Flooded Miami streets, North Pole vacations and Anchorage hosting the Summer Olympics? This will be our world in 2050, at least according to The Weather Channel. Three of the channel's biggest...

Climate change throws nature’s timing out of whack | MNN

Timing matters: Flowers bloom, insects emerge, birds migrate, and planting and hunting seasons are carefully coordinated times in order to take advantage of what other organisms, or the weather, is...

Necrophagy as a survival mechanism — ScienceDaily

The Dead Sea is not completely dead. The most saline lake on Earth (more than 10 times saltier than sea water) is a harsh environment where only salt-loving microbes from...

Kids around the world are striking for the planet | MNN

Playing hooky from school is generally frowned upon, but what if students are skipping class to pressure adults to do something about climate change? It's the question that schools around the...

California desert comes alive with wildflower ‘superbloom’ | MNN

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California is ablaze with colorful wildflower blooms thanks to a steady amount of winter rain. "It’s been an unusual season in that we’ve had rain...

Marine heat waves are transforming our oceans | MNN

When heat waves strike on land, the ocean can provide a cool oasis. But the same climate forces that can make land less hospitable are having similar effects on marine...

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