Researchers at Purdue University hope an ultra-white paint could curb global warming.
President Joe Biden said Tuesday that the U.S. is entering a “new era of diplomacy” during his first address before the U.N. General Assembly.
World leaders made “faint signs of progress” on the financial end of fighting climate change in a special United Nations feet-to-the-fire meeting Monday, but they didn't commit to more crucial cuts in emissions of the heat-trapping gases that cause global warming.
The Southern and Northern lights pulled off spectacular shows in the skies over Tasmania and Alaska earlier this week.
The last seven Julys, from 2015 to 2021, have been the hottest seven Julys on record, said NOAA climatologist Ahira Sanchez-Lugo.
After years of waiting, big progress is on the cleanup efforts after President Joe Biden ordered action to the dioxin dump at what is known as, the San Jacinto River waste pit.
Several accredited medical journals rallied together to warn leaders around the world that climate change is the “greatest threat to global health.”
U.S. officials declared the first-ever water shortage from a river that serves 40 million people in the West.
Smoke from dozens of wildfires burning in Russia reached the North Pole for the first time in recorded history, NASA said.
A U.N. report said Earth’s climate is getting so hot that temperatures will probably blow past a level of warming that leaders have sought to prevent.
A phenomenon known as "corn sweat" is combining with a summertime heatwave in the Upper Midwest to make for some unbelievably humid conditions.
Video from space shows smoke from wildfires burning in the western U.S. blowing across the country, reaching as far as New York.
A new study shows portions of the Amazon rainforest are now emitting more carbon dioxide than they absorb due to factors including deforestation and climate change.
The Bootleg Fire incinerating part of southern Oregon is the largest wildfire currently burning the U.S., spreading across more than 200,000 acres.
The number of wildfires that have burned through the U.S. and continue to burn is the largest since 2011, according to data from the National Interagency Fire Center.
A study released in July found that meth addiction in fish poses a threat to the natural balance of ecosystems.
The Environmental Protection Agency committed an additional $50 million in American Rescue Plan funds to improve air quality monitoring in communities across the United States.
A bizarre chain of events, including a lightning storm and a simultaneous gas pipeline leak, set off a strange subaquatic fireball seen last week in the Gulf of Mexico.
Mayor Sylvester Turner says it's leaving many families of color that live there at a higher risk for cancer.
Some Northwest Houston residents say their neighborhood is being dumped on, literally.