For Trump, everything else pales in comparison to the China threat.
By refusing to discuss climate change during its 2020 convention, the Republican Party risks becoming an unsustainable political movement.
Officials said 367 fires have ignited between the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles, forcing an unknown number of evacuations.
Satellite data recorded 6,803 fires in the Amazon in July, a 28 percent increase from the number of fires this time last year.
The administration announced a leasing program on Monday that will open up more than 1.5 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration.
2020 saw record numbers of swarms of locusts across East Africa and southwest Asia, with experts warning climate change could increase their frequency.
Joe Biden has already pledged to reinstate key Obama-era policies, including those on health care, immigration and climate change if he is elected this November.
"For generations, communities of color have faced environmental injustice," Senator Harris of California said.
Craters like Batagay form as a result of thermokarst, where the ice locked inside permafrost melts, reducing ground strength.
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Scientists say the IPCC's "worst-case scenario" is the best assessment for risk posed in the next 30 years.
James Murdoch said his resignation was because of "disagreements over certain editorial content published by the company's news outlets and certain other strategic decisions."
Greenpeace estimates over 19 million hectares of land—an area bigger than Greece—has burned since the start of 2020.
The Arctic has experienced unprecedented temperatures, which has been largely attributed to climate change.
"It's reasonable to assume past glaciations were induced by geologically quick changes to solar radiation," said researcher Constantin Arnscheidt.
There is a massive gulf between the two candidates for president. And no question about who is better equipped to help us overcome what is, over time, the greatest threat to our country.
"This is a preview of our future," said meteorologist Carl Parker.
"Anybody who thinks transitioning the economy to clean energy will kill—not create—jobs is just simply out of touch with reality," said Bob Keefe, executive director of the nonpartisan advocacy group Environmental Entrepreneurs.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's carbon footprint may be around 26 times the average Briton's, according to research by a former government minister.
Studies show emissions have risen by almost 10 percent in the last 20 years.
"2020 is set up to be a dangerous year for fires in the Amazon," NASA scientist Doug Morton said.
His statement may rile left-leaning climate change activists and supporters of renewable energy, including members of his own Climate Change policy team.
Scientists say the algae has "tumbleweed-like" growth and smothers entire reefs.
On June 20, the Arctic town of Verkhoyansk recorded a temperature of 100.4 F.
Latest study supports the idea that the asteroid impact 66 million years ago was the main driver of dinosaur extinction, not intense volcanic activity as some have suggested.
"Climate change is here in the boreal and Arctic environments. It's not in some distant future," said researcher Amber Soja.
Facebook has allowed posts from a non-profit arguing that CO2 released from the combustion of fossil fuels will be a "net benefit," despite fact-checking done by a network of scientists.