Some states have threatened lawsuits or said they won’t obey the rule.
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the first half of 2015 has already posted some of the hottest months on record.
Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron said it’s is “bringing to bear the wisdom of God’s word on one of the pressing moral issues of our age.”
Pharrell Williams’ push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.
If you find yourself sweating out a day that is monstrously hot, chances are you can blame humanity. A new report links three out of four such days to man’s effects on climate.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
The presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.
Researchers have found that methane emissions from local natural gas distribution systems across the U.S. have decreased in the past 20 years.
The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.