Higher pressure air in the top of the atmosphere pushes the heat down toward the ground, creating sweltering, unpleasant conditions.
The study looks at the ways a changing climate will affect the chemistry and sugar content of maple sap.
The group of scientists says the governor's administration needs to take action on climate change.
Some climate scientists have used geological data to say that we may be in the warmest period for the earth in at least the last 2,000 years.
A new report from the Audubon Society predicts 314 North American bird species are at risk because of climate change.
A White House report released today documents the effects of climate change that can already be seen in the U.S., including the Midwest.
Heavier rainfalls could damage crops or cause increased flooding in cities with insufficient drainage.
Research from Indiana University indicates drier conditions are stunting tree growth, which causes them to take in less carbon dioxide.
The Hoosier Environmental Council is trying to convince conservative business owners that implementing climate change solutions is good for business.
An influx tower in the Morgan Monroe State Forest will provide the Department of Energy with climate change data.