The globe is greening as plants grow faster in response to rising carbon dioxide. But a new analysis shows they aren't using more water to do it - a rare piece of good news for our changing planet.
New research shows Australian farmers are adapting to climate change, offsetting at least part of a climate change-induced decline.
The federal government has defunded a national research agency that looks at how best to adapt to climate-related impacts such as floods, droughts and heatwaves - a decision that could cost lives.
As natural disasters become more intense, it's time for insurance companies to help communities adapt to climate change.
Talk of adapting to climate change is less polarizing to conservatives than the idea of slashing emissions.
We should be building wildlife bridges on the US-Mexico border – not walls.
Drought is a massive problem for southern Africa. The region requires adaptation and mitigation strategies if it's to cope with the changing climate.
Study shows the footprint of climate change is already vast and that species are trying to adapt to rising temperatures.
While South Australia's storm hasn't yet been specifically linked to climate change, it's a reminder of the challenge of delivering essential services in a more variable climate.
Lee: 'Business will be far from usual in a world of four, five or six degrees of warming.'
With little state and federal leadership, regional planners in southern Florida try to prepare for the effects of climate change.
Animals and plants will need escape hatches to move to cooler climes as the planet warms, but few parts of the U.S. have the natural habitat available for these migrations.
In Australia, a small but growing cadre of residents is experimenting with hacktivism in planning. Giving a voice to real people living in everyday places can help ensure planning meets public needs.
'Adaptation' will help deal with the next decade or two of global warming. But what about key energy or transport links that are expected to last a century?
Understanding how drought is impacting on livelihoods and local governments can help in the development of longer term climate adaptation responses.
Making expanded fossil fuel production the core of U.S. energy policy, as proposed by Donald Trump, and backing out of climate agreements would cost the U.S. economy billions and transform the planet.
Many properties are at risk from rising sea levels, with owners and councils at odds over the costs of defending these. NSW law reform may lead to more forward-looking climate change adaptation.
Sea levels are rising faster in the Solomon Islands – and send a warning for the rest of the world.
Despite the fanfare of signing the Paris Agreement on climate, little progress has been made on compensating poor countries for irreparable damages from climate change.
Forecasting drought should be about more than weather – to help those likely to be hit hardest, we need financial and even health data too.