Exposure to extremely hot weather relative to the norm during pregnancy puts women and infants at risk for health problems.
Carbon taxes and cap-and-trade are the strategies for tackling climate change that have won the hearts of many economists. But the details of how the price of carbon is set are hardly settled.
Globally, as many as half of the people who survive extreme weather events experience negative mental health outcomes.
New research quantifies how global warming has hampered — and benefited — wealthier and poorer economies.
Due to food shortages related to climate change, the Earth may experience a net increase of 529,000 adult deaths by 2050.
Employees who work in hot conditions are not as productive and can suffer from kidney injury, dehydration and other health problems, according to a new review.
How to avoid common errors in coverage of extreme weather and tips for how to cover the topic more accurately.
A growing body of research addresses the issue of responses to climate change, including the decision to relocate or rebuild.
Elizabeth Arnold explains how public apathy about climate change is partly journalists' fault and offers tips to improve their coverage.
Imagine a storm like Hurricane Sandy hitting New York every five years. Under new climate models outlined in a prestigious scientific journal, the storms are likely to get much worse and hit much more often.