The effects of climate change and cyberattacks from foreign countries are a greater threat to national security than illegal immigration, former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano says.
The Trump administration has shifted its position on climate change from a "hoax" to a real problem 50-75 years out, a view that is counter to the Democrats, who want federal intervention now to mitigate the potential damages – before it is too late.
A U.S. intelligence report lists “global threats” facing humanity; one of which is the “negative effects of environmental degradation and climate change.”
Preventing an extra single degree of heat could make a life-or-death difference in the next few decades for multitudes of people and ecosystems on this fast-warming planet, an international panel of scientists reported Sunday. But they provide little hope the world will rise to the challenge.
Climate politics are also changing, from a contest of who wins and loses to one of survival for communities and ways of life. This shift will require new approaches.
Facing pushback at home, President Barack Obama said Sunday that American leadership was helping make gains in the global fight against climate change.
The perennial ice in the Arctic is decreasing as determined through years of satellite data collection; how does it affect maritime security?
University of California President Janet Napolitano has vowed to turn the system's 10 campuses into a living laboratory for solutions to global warming.