As the Trump administration proposes to gut climate change funding, the climate continues to change

Last month brought scant relief from global warming, and there's a chance that 2017 could turn out to be the warmest year on record Even though the warming influence of El NiƱo is long gone, and 2017 was expected to offer some relief from record temperatures set last year, February saw very little letup in global warming. And now there's at least a chance that 2017 as a whole could be headed for the record books. Meanwhile, the Trump administration is moving aggressively to halt U.S.