Climate Change & Global Warming

Road damage

After an extremely heavy rain in September 2013 destroyed 500 miles of roads, Colorado is redesigning some riverside roadways to be more resilient to future floods.

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

  • Satellite observations show that as the Arctic tundra has grown warmer in the past three decades, it has also grown “greener.”

  • Phytoplankton productivity has increased 20 percent over the past decade as sea ice extent declines and more open water habitat is available.