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Record-breaking drought along the Wasatch Front forces tough decisions about water supply.
Refugees fleeing weather-related disasters are changing the political equation in Florida, Virginia, California, Idaho and beyond.
The crackdown came after the protests spilled over to at least one other city and a major protest on Friday loomed. Weather experts say 97 percent of the country is dealing with water scarcity issues.

Billions of dollars in new funding announced this year have raised hopes that the initiative to combat desertification will gain momentum, but experts and the reality on the ground point to money being far from the only hurdle.

Tens of millions of people will be forced to flee their homes over the next few decades as a result of worsening environmental effects of climate change, experts have warned.

For two decades, the Bureau of Reclamation paid farmers to pump water faster than the resource could recover, despite warnings from its own scientists. This year, residents of Klamath County paid the price, as hundreds of household wells went dry.

With world population approaching 8 billion humans, the demographic growth of nations is unfortunately largely ignored by governments whenever climate change is considered.

In a world of pandemic chaos, political strife and climate catastrophe, some would-be parents see the future as too dark to procreate.

Around the U.S., cities are increasingly warming to an idea that once induced gags: Sterilize wastewater from toilets, sinks and factories, and eventually pipe it back into homes and businesses as tap water.

In a world of pandemic chaos, political strife and climate catastrophe, some would-be parents see the future as too dark to procreate.

Mother Earth has a message for us all: She's just "a normal mom who's hot and pissed."

From rethinking cities to preparing for mass migration of people, we need to invest heavily in adapting to our changing climate
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Human civilization is moving and with climate change and shifting water supplies, we face the greatest migration in human history. What's that mean for nations and communities today? Author Parag Khanna discusses his new book.

Intensifying heatwaves and water shortages are forcing Spanish farmers to rethink how and what they grow. While some eye short-term profits, others are opting for sustainable ways of coping with climate change.
Reports suggest a spike in such marriages, spurred in part by the effects of climate change on the agrarian country.
What's happening among unincorporated communities like Lanare, Matheny Tract and Tooleville may portend darker days ahead.

The talks took on urgency this summer after federal projections showed growing risks of Lake Mead falling to critically low levels, despite plans for mandatory cutbacks throughout the Southwest that the states agreed to in 2019.

Home to the majority of the global human population, urban areas make an outsized contribution to carbon emissions. What can they do to reach net zero by the middle of the century?

Activists have filed a complaint with the UN's Human Rights Council, saying member nations have supported unsustainable population growth that is dangerously warming the planet.

With more than a million people facing hunger, the famine in southern Madagascar this year was driven largely by climate change. And yet research shows that this will only be one of many around the world to be directly linked to higher temperatures.

A severe drought prompted California Gov. Gavin Newsom last summer to ask the state’s nearly 40 million residents to voluntarily reduce water use by 15% this year. New data released Tuesday s…
A study from Halifax makes the case for mid-sized buildings and less demolition, rather than highrises galore.
Young people are calculating the consequences of the climate crisis on their future, particularly with regards to childbearing
New research looks at the way extreme weather will impact foods rich in micronutrients like zinc, vitamin A, and iron, putting low- and middle-income countries at increased risk of malnutrition.
China needs to feed 1.4 billion people with a mixture of domestic supply and imports, but recent problems like African swine fever, the coronavirus and natural disasters can impact availability.
The UN's World Food Program has warned that half of Afghanistan's population is facing an acute hunger crisis, with millions forced to choose between "migration or starvation" amid drought and economic collapse.
Every year, a four-day festival to the sun god Surya highlights the Indian city’s extreme air and water pollution, with a river so filled with foam it resembles a blizzard’s aftermath.
Food, agriculture and nutrition are intrinsically linked, holding the keys to saving lives lost to diet-related chronic diseases.
Whilst we lose land to sea level rise and the global population increases, what challenges will we face?

Aid agencies say the needs of those hit by droughts and floods are surging and could spiral out of control, calling for more money to help the vulnerable adapt to a warmer world.

Almost one million Guatemalan children suffer from chronic malnutrition or stunting, according to the World Bank, and they never recover. These lifelong effects lead to 40% less brain development by age 3, and adults here are shorter than anywhere else in the Western Hemisphere.

Our new study lays bare the potential impact of climate risks for people across the globe--and underscores the need to protect the most vulnerable and build resilience.
Almost 24 million people in Afghanistan, or 60% of the population, suffer from acute hunger and 8.7 million face famine, says the World Food Programme.