South Dakota Bill Leaves Evolution Skepticism Up To TeachersSouth Dakota is one of at least three states, along with Texas and Oklahoma, considering a bill on whether to let teachers decide how much skepticism to work into lessons on contentious scientific topics such as evolution and climate change.
Trump's EPA Pick Says Climate Change Isn't HoaxDonald Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that climate change is real, breaking with both Trump's previous comments and his own past statements.
Obama Says He'll Focus On Helping New Generation Of LeadersPresident Barack Obama says one of his missions after leaving office will be to develop a new generation of leaders on issues such as climate change, criminal justice reform and expanding health coverage.
From Trump And His New Team, Mixed Signals On Climate ChangeWhen it comes to climate change, Donald Trump is sending mixed signals on whether or how he will try to slow the Earth's warming temperatures and rising sea levels.
Clinton Recruits Gore To Discuss Climate ChangeHillary Clinton is bringing in Al Gore, vice president during her husband's eight years in the White House, as her closer on climate change, as she struggles to appeal to young voters who consider the issue a priority.
Obama, DiCaprio Team Up Against Climate ChangePresident Barack Obama and actor Leonardo DiCaprio teamed up on the White House South Lawn on Monday to sound a call for urgent action to combat climate change.
Pence Breaks With Trump, Says Humans Affect Climate ChangeVice presidential nominee Mike Pence said Tuesday "there's no question" that human activity affects both the climate and the environment.
Groups Rekindle Battle Over Lesser Prairie ChickenFour months after the federal government gave up a court fight to keep the lesser prairie chicken on the endangered species list, environmentalists said that there is new evidence that warrants listing the bird again.
Future Climate Change Test Results Don't Look GoodIn the course of a 17-year experiment on more than 1 million plants, scientists put future global warming to a real world test. The results, simulating a world after the year 2050, are not pretty.
Exxon Mobil Wins A Round In Climate LitigationExxon Mobil Corp. has won an early round in its fight against regulators over whether the oil giant covered up what it knew about climate change.
Obama Says Climate Change Already Damaging National Parks"Make no mistake. Climate change is no longer just a threat. It's already a reality," Obama said from a podium, with Yosemite Falls, one of the world's tallest at 2,425 feet, as a backdrop.
Exxon Aims To Block Subpoena Over Climate ChangeExxon Mobil is squaring off against government investigators who believe that the energy giant covered up knowledge of how fossil fuels contribute to climate change. The company went to court to quash a subpoena issued last month.