How the Sierra Nevada could become a polluter
We rely on trees to process carbon. But wildfires and climate change could wreak havoc on that process.
Small climb in mean temperatures linked to far higher chance of deadly heat waves
UC Irvine-led analysis of data from India could have dire implications for the future.
How climate change makes us all lose sleep
Millions of nights of insufficent sleep could be created by rising temperatures, study says.
The simple fact that could put the brakes on nuclear energy
If you follow the headlines, nuclear energy seems to be enjoying a bit of a renaissance. A new generation of nuclear innovators is emerging...
Climate change to reduce wheat yields by as much as a third, new model suggests
Agricultural technology can help bridge the gap.
Beneath the ice
An underwater robot explores inhospitable waters to help predict how and when Antarctic ice shelves collapse.
Research shows global photosynthesis on the rise
Researchers document a ‘fundamental shift’ in Earth’s plants over the past two centuries.
UC Irvine to save 50 million gallons in drinkable water annually
Once completed, the project will mark a 42 percent decrease in consumption in a decade.
Learning from history
Climate-tracking tools help predict drought and mitigate its effects.
A collective push on climate change
New 'OneClimate' initiative brings together climate science researchers from across campus.
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