Extreme Weather

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Human-caused global warming has exacerbated California's extreme four-year drought by as much as 25 percent, according to a new study that is just the latest to link the abnormally dry conditions with man-made climate change. The study by Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, published Thursday in the journal Geophysical Research...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Forests play an important role as "carbon sinks" by absorbing and storing CO2...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A trio of phenomena attributed at least in part to climate change—sea-level...