President Obama celebrates class of 2014

He punctuates speech on climate change before 6,000 new graduates with a hearty “Zot! Zot! Zot!”

Sustainability conference brings together state’s colleges

Annual meeting provides venue for sharing best green practices among UC, CSU, community colleges and private universities.
UC Merced library

Napolitano lays out vision for climate advisory council

Group of experts to help guide UC's effort to achieve carbon neutrality by 2025.

The energy cost of streaming video

A night of Netflix may create a larger carbon footprint than you'd think.
Daniela Cusack

Reducing emissions will be primary way to fight climate change

Study: Climate engineering won't sufficiently stem global warming.
Actor Matt Damon, Dr. George Luber, UCLA professor Alex Hall

UCLA prof gives TV viewers bird's-eye view of climate change

Alex Hall, a professor in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, appears on Showtime's “Years of Living Dangerously” to explain how climate change will impact lives.

Shaping the message on climate change

Center eyes the power of language as key to effective communication of climate risks.
Sukkertoppen ice cap, Greenland

Greenland will add far more to sea rise than expected

UCI-NASA work reveals long, deep valleys connecting ice cap to the ocean.
Thwaites Glacier, Antarctica

West Antarctic glacier loss appears unstoppable

The volume of melted ice enough is expected to raise sea level around the globe by 4 feet.

More extreme heat and drought in coming decades

Ten-degree increases in average high temperatures in some parts of the country are among projections in the National Climate Assessment.

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