Floodwater after Hurricane Florence in South Carolina

The Slow, Careful Rise Of Climate Change Attribution

Until recently, scientists stuck to broader trends instead of directly linking extreme weather to human-driven climate change.

  Climate Change

1:02Coal plant
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EPA Plans To Roll Back Coal Plant Emissions Policy

1:40Steam and exhaust rise from a coking plant in Germany
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Who Should Pay To Fix The Climate: Developed or Developing Nations?

1:15View of Beijing, China
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Developed Countries Will Likely See Uptick In Carbon Emissions In 2018

2:14A protester in Paris
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Paris Protests Preview The Challenging Transition To A Green Economy

0:48Sir David Attenborough
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David Attenborough Speaks Out On Climate Change At UN Conference

Shell gas station sign
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Shell Plans To Link Executives' Pay To Hitting Emissions Targets

0:38Power plant cooling towers
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The European Union Wants To Go 'Climate Neutral' By 2050

0:55Brazil
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Brazil Takes Back Offer To Host 2019 UN Climate Talks

0:58Buildings shrouded in smog
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Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reached Record High In 2017

1:11A factory in China
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UN Climate Change Report Cites Concerns Over Illegal CFC Manufacturing

0:57An unauthorized factory in China.
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UN Report Warns Greenhouse Gases Hit Record Levels

1:26The Wilmington ARCO refinery is seen before dawn in Los Angeles, California.
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Government Report Says Climate Change Will Devastate The US

0:45Dairy cow
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Another Report Says Eating Meat Is Bad For The Environment

0:46Air quality in London
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London's Air Quality Improved, But The Lung Health Of Children Did Not

0:56People at the ocean
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Scientists Miscalculated In Report Claiming Oceans Absorbed More Heat

1:19Emission from a smoke stack.
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G20 Nations Are Still Far From Reaching Paris Climate Goals

1:28Sky over Los Angeles
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UN-Backed Report Says Ozone Layer Is Healing

1:03Tire in a dried up reservoir
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Supreme Court Won't Block Young Americans' Climate Change Lawsuit

1:05Greenhouse gas emissions
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Washington Will Vote On An Initiative To Fight Carbon Pollution

1:36Hurricane Willa in the Pacific Ocean on Oct. 22
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Why Are So Many Hurricanes Getting So Strong, So Quickly?

1:01Emissions stacks at a coal-fired power plant
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UN-Backed Fund Approves $1B For Climate Action In Developing Countries

1:11The Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Many Historic Mediterranean Sites Threatened By Climate Change

0:43A man takes a sip of beer
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Climate Change Could Cause A Global Beer Shortage

3:43Neil deGrasse Tyson in 2018 speaking about climate change.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson On Climate Change's 'New Normal'

0:39Woman pumps gas
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Trump Plans To Allow Higher-Ethanol Gas Sales All Year

0:58Boats line up on a canal in the Netherlands in 2017
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Dutch Government Ordered To Take More Action On Climate Change

1:25A coal-fired power plant in Germany
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Addressing The Dire Climate Straits Could Mean Leaving Coal Behind

1:18Air pollution and fog in Wuhan, China
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UN Warns Of Consequences If Global Warming Continues The Way It Is Now

1:14Cars cross the golden gate bridge
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Trump Admin. Recognizes Climate Change In Debate Over Fuel Standards

2:29El Capitan, in Yosemite National Park
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Climate Change Hits National Parks Harder Than Anywhere Else In The US