In 'The Sixth Extinction' author Elizabeth Kolbert illuminates the struggles of species to survive in the face of climate change. It is part of the curriculum for one Colorado classroom.
What’s it like when teenagers grapple with some of the biggest issues on the planet in school?
Since the 1970s, Billy Barr has measured the snow, weather, and first appearance of animals outside his door. The data has helped scientists show the effects of climate change.
University of Colorado ecologist Alan Townsend admits more dialogue is needed to ensure everyone has a say in resolving problems.
- Researchers obtained the results by running a new dataset that had a high resolution. Those simulations took one year to run on the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputer.Read more
Xiuhtezcatl Martinez of Boulder has given speeches to the U.N. and traveled around the world working for a better future for generations to come.
One of the worst recorded droughts in human history has stretched water supplies thin across the far-reaching Colorado River basin, which serves 40 million people.
Unlike other seed laboratories, which search for a more productive food web, CSU's lab has another purpose: To study how U.S. wild plant species adapt to climate change.
- Those who qualify to be part of the program receive 50 percent of their power from solar.Read more