iOS app Android app

Climate Change Animals

Quarter Of Europe's Bumblebees Face Extinction

Reuters | Posted 04.02.2014 | Green

OSLO, April 2 (Reuters) - Almost a quarter of Europe's bumblebees are at risk of extinction due to loss of habitats and climate change, threatening ...

Let's Root For These Teams AND Their Mascots

Posted 03.12.2014 | Green

Alumni and die-hard fans of college sports tend to get really fired up about their favorite team. But what if fans found out that their beloved mascot...

Climate Change Will Keep Our Furry Friends (Too) Warm This Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.14.2014 | Green

If nothing else gets you antsy about climate change, the prospect of animals getting hot and heavy and creating mutant spawn probably should. From ...

These Are The Animals Of Your Nightmares

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 09.21.2013 | Green

Rats, bats, sharks, bees. These animals don't seem particularly cute, and in fact, many of them are mistakenly believed to be useful only for the purp...

A Major Disconnect Between Climate Change And Evolution

Posted 07.16.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: Nature doesn't like to be rushed. But to keep up with climate change, many animals will need to evol...

Climate Change To Dramatically Shrink Animal Habitats

Reuters | Posted 07.12.2013 | Green

* More than half of all plants, a third of animals at risk-study * Rapid peak in greenhouse gas emissions could reduce impacts ...

Lynne Peeples

Hitchcock Horror: Bird And Rat Infestations Raise Disease Risks, Climate Change Concerns

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 02.21.2013 | Green

When Rick Ostfeld heard about the sky-darkening flocks of birds descending this winter on Hopkinsville, Ky., he couldn't help but think of Alfred Hitc...

Officials Seek Protection For Wolverines Threatened By Climate Change

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 01.27.2014 | Green

The tenacious wolverine, a snow-loving carnivore sometimes called the "mountain devil," could soon join the list of species threatened by climate chan...

Things Climate Change Just Might Ruin For Your Kids

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 07.25.2012 | Green

The continental U.S. has just experienced the hottest 12 month period in recorded history. The West is on fire. The Maldives are going underwater and ...

Climate Change Could Melt Wolverines' Snowy 'Refrigerators'

Posted 07.13.2012 | Green

By Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer: Wolverines, bearlike members of the weasel family, seem to depend on spring snow cover, but it's not cle...

Study Blames Global Warming For Shrinking Species

AP | By SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 12.16.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- From the mighty polar bear to the tiny house sparrow, many of Earth's species appear to be shrinking in size, a new study reports. And t...

Bugging Out: Could Climate Change Make the Insect Instinct Go Haywire?

Frank Sesno | Posted 11.16.2011 | Green
Frank Sesno

We often forget how lots of creatures are adapting -- from humans relocating to get away from cold winters or hurricanes to moths growing darker wings in response to growing pollution levels.