Changing Climate - NBC New York
Changing Climate

Changing Climate

In-depth coverage of our changing climate and environmental issues

Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 11:15 AM EDT

DC Heads to 100% Renewable Energy, a Symbolic Move for the Country

DC Heads to 100% Renewable Energy, a Symbolic Move for the Country

As the Trump administration moves to dismantle federal laws to curb greenhouse gas emissions, Washington D.C. is working to bring renewable energy to the White House and the rest of the city. Under a law...

Monday, Apr 22, 2019 at 08:39 AM EDT

Pollen Problems: How Climate Change Supersizes Allergy Season

Pollen Problems: How Climate Change Supersizes Allergy Season

Climate change is changing pollen production patterns and impacting everyone with seasonal allergies. Take a deeper look at the problem and see what you can do to help fight off the coughing and sneezing.

Sunday, Apr 21, 2019 at 06:22 PM EDT

For Some Millennials, Climate Change Clock Ticks Louder Than Biological One

For Some Millennials, Climate Change Clock Ticks Louder Than Biological One

The government reported last year that U.S. birth rates had hit a 30-year low, attributed partly to millennials who felt they were under economic duress. But climate concern also appears to be surging, NBC News...

Sunday, Apr 21, 2019 at 05:47 PM EDT

Waikiki Flood Concerns Spur Push for Hawaii Shore Protection

Waikiki Flood Concerns Spur Push for Hawaii Shore Protection

Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by climate change overtake its white sand beaches and bustling city streets. Predicting Honolulu will start experiencing...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 02:24 PM EDT

Bieber, Ariana Grande Join Lil Dicky for Earth Day Video

Bieber, Ariana Grande Join Lil Dicky for Earth Day Video

Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande and Leonardo DiCaprio have joined rapper-comedian Lil Dicky on a new song and video aimed at bringing awareness to climate change and Earth Day, which is Monday. Dicky released the...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 01:40 PM EDT

Jason Momoa Shaves Signature Beard to Promote Recycling

Jason Momoa Shaves Signature Beard to Promote Recycling

"Aquaman" is clean-shaven. Actor Jason Momoa on Wednesday released a video in which he shaved off his signature beard and mustache in order to promote recycling. He started by saying farewell to his "Game of...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 06:31 AM EDT

Wild Bee Species Critical to Pollination On the Decline in New England

Wild Bee Species Critical to Pollination On the Decline in New England

More than a dozen wild bee species critical to pollinizing everything from blueberries to apples in New England are on the decline, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of New Hampshire...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:21 AM EDT

Earth, Meet Polo: Ralph Lauren Unveils Plastic Bottle Shirt

Earth, Meet Polo: Ralph Lauren Unveils Plastic Bottle Shirt

Earth, meet Polo. Polo Ralph Lauren on Thursday launched a version of its iconic polo shirt made entirely of recycled plastic bottles and dyed through a process that uses zero water. David Lauren, the youngest...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 07:56 PM EDT

Crowd Swarms City Hall in NYC to Protest Climate Change

Crowd Swarms City Hall in NYC to Protest Climate Change

Hundreds of people swarmed around City Hall Wednesday morning in a mass protest over climate change.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:58 PM EDT

Former US Interior Boss Parlays Post Into Private Career

Former US Interior Boss Parlays Post Into Private Career

Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is quickly parlaying his time in President Donald Trump's cabinet into a lucrative private career. He's landed a more than $100,000-a-year post at a Nevada mining...

ABOUT US
Here is in-depth coverage of our changing climate and environmental issues. Learn how the effects impact your family, health, money and more
Follow Us
Top Stories
Victim Identified, New Details Revealed in Subway Attack
Victim Identified, New Details Revealed in Subway Attack

Police have identified the man seen in a horrific video being attacked on the subway, and are now working to find him in the hopes he will lead them to the attackers

Ex-NYPD Detective and Wife Plead Guilty in Prostitution Ring
Ex-NYPD Detective and Wife Plead Guilty in Prostitution Ring

A retired Vice detective in the NYPD and his wife have pleaded guilty to running a prostitution and gambling ring that also ensnared seven current officers within the department

Subways Delayed at Rush Hour Due to Serial Brake-Puller: MTA
Subways Delayed at Rush Hour Due to Serial Brake-Puller: MTA

The MTA says someone has made a habit of pulling the emergency brakes on subways at the worst possible time: the height of rush hour

Eat Right to Lower Your Stroke Risk
Eat Right to Lower Your Stroke Risk

Learn how physical activity and eating right can lower your stroke risk.

Speaker Pelosi Says Trump Is Engaged in a 'Cover-Up'
Speaker Pelosi Says Trump Is Engaged in a 'Cover-Up'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Wednesday that President Donald Trump is engaged in a cover-up as he and his administration have blocked Congress from obtaining testimony and documents for their...

NJ Terror Suspect Polled Instagram Crowd on NYC Attack: Feds
NJ Terror Suspect Polled Instagram Crowd on NYC Attack: Feds

A 20-year-old New Jersey man who allegedly sent money abroad to Hamas militants in an effort to support the terror group also spoke of bombing Trump Tower and attacking the Israeli Consulate in New York,...