2014 study by the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on ways that nations, states, regions and municipalities can act limit or reverse harmful trends in greenhouse-gas emissions.
2013 research on how legislators and other public officials get an honest representation of what scientists know, by Debra Javeline, University of Notre Dame.
2014 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) exploring the potential of urban adaptation strategies to counteract the effects of long-term global climate change.
2013 roundup of research on biofuels, including public attitudes, health effects, land use, environmental consequences and the long-term outlook.
A 2013 study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences seeking to better quantify the current levels, regions and sectors that are the key sources of methane in the United States.
2013 study from of the University of Missouri and University of Oklahoma in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterlyon press accounts of 11 major events.
2013 review of scientific literature on potential health and environmental effects of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” to extract natural gas and shale oil.
2011 study by Yale University, Texas A&M, and Boston University on the growing environmental impact of low-density urban and suburban sprawl.
2013 study on how the water supply and management strategies of four cities in the U.S. and Australia have evolved over time.
2013 research perspectives on wildfire fighting costs for the federal government, in the wake of the massive Yosemite Rim Fire.