Post analysis found the largest part of the contiguous United States to warm more than 2 degrees Celsius since 1895 lies in Colorado and Utah.
Mass migration, human-trafficking, drought, famine and terrorism have combined to make the Sahel one of the most dangerous regions of the world right now.
Devastating wildfires that burned out of control in late 2019 and early 2020 in Brazil's Pantanal wetland are back.
Extreme droughts are likely to become much more frequent across central Europe, and if global greenhouse gas emissions rise strongly they could happen seven times more often, new research has shown.
Efforts to restore the sprawling industrial city's rivers weigh heavily on poor riverside residents, who are being forcibly moved.
This century, Texas could face the driest conditions it has seen in the last 1,000 years.
Filling up a portable water tank at the public tap outside the post office in Monument Valley is an exercise in patience.
"Many of the chemical profiles that we see in cetaceans are similar to the types of chemical profiles that we see in humans who live in those coastal areas."
A new study found that animals known to carry harmful diseases such as the novel coronavirus are more common in landscapes intensively used by people.