More than 90 percent of global warming ends up in the oceans.
The new research finds that bitcoin's greenhouse gas emissions are already comparable to those of a midsize country.
The worst storm since 1935 has inflicted major damage on a U.S. territory in the Pacific.
Tied for the world's strongest storm of the year, Yutu represents another catastrophic strike to a possession of the United States.
Some 40 sites, including Greek, Roman, Phoenician and other archaeological sites, are already at risk, the research finds.
The established scientific view is that the majority of warming is caused by humans.
As one CEO put it: “We need to future-proof ourselves.”
The U.S. has been battered by fast-intensifying hurricanes.
“There is no documented historic precedent” for the sweeping changes required to hold the planet’s warming to just 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit), the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change found.
A 4-mile-long break was recently caught on video at one of Greenland's biggest glaciers.