The report paints a picture of a planet already transformed and teetering on the brink of widespread, irreversible damage.
Heat waves will be the most prevalent extreme climate event.
The United Nations has released a major new report on climate change. It contains stark warnings on how rising emissions will affect environments across the globe — and much of Alaska.
More than 100 people, mostly young students, rallied in Anchorage Friday in solidarity with an international effort for a “global climate strike” to raise awareness of climate change.
Proposed changes could highlight link between greenhouse gas emissions and retreating glacier at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center
Declaring that “human influence on the climate system is clear,” a U.N.-assembled panel of scientists reported Friday that “it is extremely likely that human influence has been the dominant cause of the observed warming since the mid-20th century.”