Global warming

Global warming is worsening the global wealth gap, study finds

Global warming has already created winners and losers across the world, with poorer, tropical nations suffering the most even though they contributed far less to the problem in the first place, a new study finds.

Adapted from Diffenbaugh, et. al., "Global warming has increased global economic inequality", 2019; Chart: Axios Visuals

Inside Americans' growing fear of a warm planet

Adapted from Climate Change in the American Mind; Chart: Axios Visuals

Newly released survey data shows an upward trend in concern about the effects of climate change over the last decade, even as public opinion lags behind the scientific consensus on human-caused warming.