July 13, 2017
Don't say climate change — 'renewable energy' is the phrase that gets things done, study finds.
July 6, 2017
An analysis of 38 climate models suggests the state may want to break out its umbrella.
June 15, 2017
We rely on trees to process carbon. But wildfires and climate change could wreak havoc on that process.
June 8, 2017
UC Irvine-led analysis of data from India could have dire implications for the future.
June 5, 2017
Millions of nights of insufficent sleep could be created by rising temperatures, study says.
May 17, 2017
If you follow the headlines, nuclear energy seems to be enjoying a bit of a renaissance. A new generation of nuclear innovators is emerging, young tech startups are poised to disrupt a lethargic industry, and there’s a palpable wave of optimism over the potential for nuclear power to help combat climate change. But at recent UN climate change conferences, the word “nuclear” was barely heard. Why the disconnect?
May 15, 2017
Agricultural technology can help bridge the gap.
May 8, 2017
An underwater robot explores inhospitable waters to help predict how and when Antarctic ice shelves collapse.
April 17, 2017
For four decades UC San Diego atmospheric scientist Veerabhadran "Ram" Ramanathan has warned that carbon dioxide and other emissions from human activity are heating up the planet. One of the first scientists to predict global warming, his models of rising temperatures have proved remarkably accurate.
April 17, 2017
The planet is getting hotter. Will more hot days have an effect on happiness around the world? Evidence from over one billion tweets says yes – and it’s not going to be a day at the beach.