- A NOAA scientist pointed to a familiar culprit: The burning of fossil fuels from cars, power plants and other trappings of modern society.Read more
As a kid, Denver professor Rosemarie Allen was suspended dozens of times from school. She now specializes in preschool discipline and the biases that play into how kids are punished. And, a scientist studies more than 100 years of mountain guidebooks to determine that climate change is increasing danger for climbers. Then, a new book shares stories about those who helped build the Centennial state.
A scientist's encounter with falling rock -- and an outdated guidebook -- led him study how changing environments affect climbers.
- The researchers point out that warmer-than-average spring temperatures have been increasing since the 1980s.Read more
- The bill that includes measurable outcomes and deadlines in the state’s plan to fight climate change. But the measure isn't expected to win approval from Senate Republicans.Read more
- “Drought in the southwest nowadays can occur easier, can last longer, and they are more intense than they were 30 years ago,” said the study's leader.Read more
- A federal judge ordered an environmental review because the original review didn't take a serious look at the impacts, including climate change.Read more
- A severe drought and high temperatures in the early 2000s caused a rapid loss of ice.Read more
Environmental groups have found success in challenging federal coal leases. They hope to further that success in Colorado this year.
With a Paris climate agreement just over a week old, President Obama is singling out the GOP on climate change in an interview with NPR.