The technologies and financing needed are either already in place or within reach. The main missing ingredient needed now is evolution in our thinking and policy discourse.
19 million-year-old wood chips were found in sediment layers in the Bay of Bengal.
Exposure to air pollution has previously been linked to low birth weight and pre-term birth.
"President Trump—you're on notice. Your polluting buildings are part of the problem. Cut your emissions or pay the price," Mayor Bill de Blasio said.
A former Republican aide who rejects the scientific community's consensus on climate change said carbon dioxide is not pollution, dredging up a decades-old defense of CO2 emissions in order to write off Beto O'Rourke's newly announced climate plan.
Scientists analyzed the 2011 Japan earthquake to better understand the global carbon cycle.
The pro-fossil fuel U.S. event will take place as world leaders work to cap emissions and prevent "catastrophic" global warming.
Study does not advise introducing alien species, but findings will help in planning conservation strategies for the future.
The new bill requires the state to use 50 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2026.
If the Arctic permafrost melts, greenhouse gasses equivalent to burning all of the world's forests two-and-a-half times over could be released.
But it can still be saved, scientists said.
The discovery opens up the tantalizing possibility that on other planets, life forms that need only atmospheric gas to survive exist, too.
Soil can store three times the amount of carbon found in the atmosphere.
"My conversations with Donald Trump continued after he went into the White House, and I had reasons to believe he would stay in the Paris agreement," Al Gore said.
A Kremlin aide said the deal was "unworkable" without the U.S., while Putin said America must still curb carbon emissions despite the Paris pullout.
Rules set by the EPA may take a backseat to consumers demanding vehicles that guzzle less gas and automakers having to meet tougher standards if they want to export cars overseas.
In just 2,000 years, we've burned up 400 million years-worth of fossil fuels.
Chinese capital will close last major coal plant next year in bid to avert economic costs of pollution.