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Arctic sea ice hits eighth-lowest minimum extent, signaling a new normal for planet

Bad news for the Arctic comes as violent storms push climate change to the forefront of the public dialogue.

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2016 marks the most devastating year for Arctic melt, NASA scientists say

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's report shows "unprecedented warming" in the Arctic in 2016.
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Polar Vortex 2016: What it is and how it could make this winter miserable for Americans

Winter is coming: Next week to bring dangerously low temperatures to much of the U.S.
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Luxury cruise liners are now taking to the vast puddle of melt that once was the Arctic

This vacation was made possible by climate change!

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NOAA's "State of the Climate" report reveals the horrifying records we shattered in 2015

We're pushing the environment closer to the point of no return.
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This Prehistoric Bird Discovered in the Arctic Was Vegan Before It Was Cool

Today's kale lovers would have found an ideal dinner date in the Gastornis.
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Climate Change News: 2015 Global Warming Records Paint a Grim Picture for the Arctic

The average Arctic temperature for 2015 was the highest on record.

These People Flew Drones Into the World's Natural Wonders — Watch What Happened

Ready to fly into the gaping mouth of an active volcano?

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National Geographic Just Announced One of the "Most Striking Changes" They've Ever Recorded

An unprecedented change is forcing cartographers to redraw the world's maps.

11 Powerful Netflix Documentaries That Will Change How You Think About the Planet

Netflix is not just for 'Breaking Bad' and 'House of Cards'
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This is What is Likely Causing Extreme Weather Across the Globe

Scientists point to a culprit for the freezing temperatures in America, and the severe storms in Europe.

Watch: Unbelievable Avicii Cover Performed in Igloo Using Instruments Made of Ice

Music has always been about being cool, but the Swedish town of Luleå has taken that concept to a new extreme.

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What You Should Show the Crazies Who Think Global Warming Is a Total Hoax

Here's the definitive, simple as pie proof.
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This Sea Creature is Taking Over the World

Strong evidence suggests that the ecosystem is plagued by stinging sea creatures. Global jellyfish booms may be caused by pollution, global warming, and human behavior amongst other factors.
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Global Warming 2013: Russia is Gearing Up to Seize Arctic Resources

As ice melts in the Arctic, Russia is turning into the Arctic to benefit from newly accessible gas and oil fields.
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Climate Change: Carbon Dioxide Levels Now At Highest Level in Millions Of Years

Data released on Friday shows that concentrations of carbon dioxide have passed 400 parts per million (ppm), far above the level of 350ppm that is considered safe.
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Climate Change: Will Enough Arctic Ice Melt to Open the Northwest Passage?

A new study shows the Northwest Passage will be more easily traversed in the future. What does this mean for land rights?

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When Global Warming and Climate Change Are a Good Thing: Three Cheers for Melting Sea Ice

The Arctic is melting-- and that's a good thing. Antarctic ice effects sea levels more, but that ice is increasing. In the meantime, let's exploit the liberated waters of the North.

The Big Bang Theory: How Penny and Leonard Distract Us From the Real Issues

In a world where we are facing some really serious trouble ecologically, economically, and politically, I see almost no reflections of that trouble in our popular media.
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Climate Change is Real: Arctic Ice Melts to Record Low

Sea ice in the Arctic is rapidly depleting, with no signs of slowing down, which clearly demonstrates the need for prevention methods and immediate collective intervention.
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33 Cute Polar Bears That Could Convince Even a Republican That Global Warming is Real

Polar bears are undeniably adorable, but as global warming continues to wreak havoc on their habit, these precious creatures may not be here for much longer.
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Climate Change in the Arctic Brings Potential Conflict Between the U.S. and Russia

Climate change in the Arctic is creating new international challenges that the U.S. must be prepared to meet both through cooperation and preservation of our national interests.

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Siku and Knut: Animal Ambassadors That Provide Polar Bears Greater Hope

Animals in captivity have a significant impact in promoting greater public response to environmental and ecological problems.