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Daily Climate Tools Worth Celebrating

Daily Climate Tools Worth Celebrating

Jul 2, 2019

In this festive week, we’re celebrating new and updated tools to help tell your climate story—from rising CO2 to renewable energy generation that limits CO2. Graphics for July 4th extremes are also available.

Annual CO2 Peak & Day of Prayer

Annual CO2 Peak & Day of Prayer

May 1, 2019

Atmospheric CO2 concentrations are nearing this year’s peak above 413 ppm — the highest level in millions of years. We also connect with the National Day of Prayer, analyzing the houses of worship at risk from sea level rise.

Earth Day: Fastest Warming Cities and States

Earth Day: Fastest Warming Cities and States

Apr 17, 2019

Our new report breaks down the nation’s fastest-warming areas since the first Earth Day — highlighting how climate change has already arrived.

American Warming

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

American Warming

Apr 17, 2019

Americans marked the first Earth Day 49 years ago this month — and since then, human emissions have made America hotter.

More Pollen Calling

More Pollen Calling

Mar 27, 2019

Warming temperatures have lengthened U.S. growing seasons by weeks or even months in cities across the U.S., extending the allergy season.

Your Changing Allergy Season

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

Your Changing Allergy Season

Mar 27, 2019

Allergy season is starting up, and climate change means more time for plants to grow and send out pollen.

Previewing the National Climate Assessment

Previewing the National Climate Assessment

Nov 20, 2018

Here are some resources to help you prepare for the upcoming release of Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment.

Thanksgiving Travel & Transportation Emissions

Thanksgiving Travel & Transportation Emissions

Nov 21, 2017

U.S. carbon dioxide emissions from transportation recently surpassed those from electricity generation as the biggest source of emissions, but the increasing use of electric cars will likely cut those emissions back.

2017 National Climate Assessment — Resources

2017 National Climate Assessment — Resources

Nov 3, 2017

The U.S. Global Change Research Program released the Climate Science Special Report.

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

Aug 9, 2017

In celebration of National Farmers Market week, we show how local farmers are helping the climate by using practices that reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide.

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

Today’s Emissions, Tomorrow’s Warming

Nov 7, 2016

As the next United Nations gets underway in Morocco (known as COP22), we compare the current average annual range of high temperatures to their projections for 2100 using two different greenhouse gas emissions scenarios.

Future Warming in the National Parks

Future Warming in the National Parks

Aug 24, 2016

Most parks have seen their average temperatures rise in their first century, and as greenhouse gas emissions continue to climb, more warming is expected during the next century.

Summer Heat Toolkit

Summer Heat Toolkit

Jul 13, 2016

Extreme heat is the clearest indicator of global warming.

Happy Earth Day

Happy Earth Day

Apr 20, 2016

Coming off of the hottest year on record globally, international leaders are meeting this week in New York to sign the historic Paris Climate Agreement.

COP 21 Guide

COP 21 Guide

Nov 24, 2015

Here's our special package of content for the COP 21 conference in Paris.

Thanksgiving Travel

Thanksgiving Travel

Nov 25, 2014

Since greenhouse gas emissions are the primary cause for global warming, we take a look at how different modes of transportation are contributing to the overall carbon footprint.