global warming

Earliest Published Research Linking Carbon Dioxide with Global Warming

Caitlin Dempsey

163 years ago, Eunice Newton Foote was the first scientist to research the link between increased carbon dioxide and a warmer atmosphere.

Study Examines Trends in Global Warming

Elizabeth Borneman

A multi-institutional study has recently come out with new research that studied the temporary slowdown of rising temperatures around the Earth.

NASA astronaut photograph of the Earth, ISS022-E-6674.

NASA: September 2016 Warmest on Record:

Elizabeth Borneman

Nasa’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) has announced that September 2016 was the warmest September ever recorded around the globe.

Mean air temperature in Paris, France at 22:00 CESTin summer 2003. Credits: VITO, Planetek.

Urban Heat Islands

Elizabeth Borneman

Urban heat islands are places in the world that have higher temperatures than the locations around them. These urban heat ...

National Climate Assessment Report Released

Caitlin Dempsey

The National Climate Assessment, an important report on the impacts on climate change in the United States today and in ...

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