It’s an ideal laboratory -- or perhaps a harbinger -- of how climate change could affect the rest of the lower 48 states.
Scientists have figured out a way to convert carbon dioxide into valuable carbon nanofiber material. Could the scheme be scaled up to tackle CO2 in our atmosphere?
Disappearing wetlands, rising seas and terrible hurricanes. Is there any hope for the Big Easy? Researchers say yes, definitely yes.
What role climate change may have played in Hurricane Katrina and other storms is difficult to answer, even 10 years later. Continue reading →
It's ten years now since Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. Trace looks ahead and wonders whether even harsher storms may cross our path.
The increasing speed of melting glaciers in Greenland is leading to rising sea levels that threaten coastal communities from Florida to Thailand.
There's still some uncertainty, but Tropical Storm Erika could strengthen and end Florida's hurricane drought. Continue reading →
There's a lot of smoke in National Parks and it's not because of the candles on the agency's birthday cake. Continue reading →
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