The Northern Lights, which is scientifically called the Aurora Borealis, is a natural phenomenon, mainly seen in high-latitude regions.
The US Navy has agreed to a 10-year moratorium on scraping the hulls of decommissioned vessels in the Puget Sound, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean in Washington state.
A new video released online shows a raging Australian bushfire burning down an area in a village in New South Wales in just minutes, barely giving the firefighting crew at the scene enough time to escape the inferno.
The recent ruling by the UN Human Rights Committee that people fleeing climate catastrophes and natural disasters have a valid claim for international protection may have far-reaching consequences throughout the entire world, especially in recipient countries such as Norway.
Australian officials on Tuesday warned the country’s central and eastern states to brace themselves for increased temperatures and strong winds in the next week, following more than a week of cooler and damper weather in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.
Greta Thunberg, a frail schoolgirl activist, has become a poster child for the green movement, sparking rumours about massive support machinery running behind her.
A blending tank holding nearly 100,000 gallons of wine leaked into a local river in Healdsburg, California, on Thursday.
The death toll from the volcanic eruption on New Zealand’s White Island last month increased to 20 on Thursday, after two missing people were officially confirmed dead.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A 5.6 magnitude earthquake has been registered near the South Sandwich Islands in the Antarctic region, the US Geological Survey said.
While meeting with world leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, US President Donald Trump let the world know that 17-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg’s win over him as Time's Person of the Year is still a troubling subject.
A giant ice disk that appeared in a river in Westbrook, Maine, last year seems to be forming in the same place this year.
The US Navy is one step closer to obtaining its proposed threefold expansion of the bombing range at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada after its latest environmental review of the area and in spite of pushback from lawmakers, local Native American tribes and conservationists.
Placer County Sheriff's deputies and Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue (TNSAR) have been dispatched to Alpine Meadows Ski Resort around 11:20 a.m. local time to locate several missing victims following an avalanche late Friday morning.
While some speculations went so far as to suggest mustard gas, the yellow lumps proved completely harmless.
Thousands of fish are dead after severe thunderstorms in Australia this week washed bushfire ash into the Macleay River, located in the Northern Tablelands and Mid North Coast districts of the New South Wales state.
The 2010s were the warmest decade on record, scientists at the US’ National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) revealed Wednesday.
A new study released on Monday reveals that 2019 was the warmest year in recorded history for the world’s oceans.
A 3-foot-wide water main ruptured in Manhattan’s Upper West Side Monday morning, flooding the streets and impacting the morning commute for many locals.
Australian firefighters said Monday that the large “megafire” with an area of around 1.5 million acres, which formed along the border between the Australian states of Victoria and New South Wales last week, is finally under control. However, the rainfall forecast for next week is unlikely to put out the hundreds of remaining fires.
The authors of the poll explained the Swedes' vote as being due to the fact that while the Swedish government has invested loads of money into climate action policies, the actual amount of carbon dioxide emissions has slightly increased.