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Hurricane Sandy One Year On - Xinhua TV

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 09:15
Lamont's Klaus Jacob discusses New York City's preparedness for another storm like Sandy.

What the Lowlands Can Teach the U.S. about Warding off High Water - PBS NewsHour

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 11:00
Coastal barriers will slow but not solve the problem of rising seas, says Lamont's Klaus Jacob.

One Year After Sandy: Lessons Learned and Unlearned - Bill Moyers & Co.

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 11:00
"We are smart enough as a society to understand the consequences of inaction," says Lamont's deputy director Arthur Lerner-Lam. "Are we smart enough to act?"

The Storm of the Century Year after Year - PBS NewsHour

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 11:00
Lamont's Klaus Jacob weighs in with lessons from Hurricane Sandy.

Rebuilding after Sandy is Worthwhile - (Rockland, N.Y.) Journal News

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 09:00
Lamont's Klaus Jacob cited in this post-Sandy editorial.

The Scientists Who Helped Save New York's Subway from Sandy - Live Science

Mon, 10/28/2013 - 14:26
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority's preparations saved the city significant time and money in getting the system up and running again, said Lamont's Klaus Jacob, one of the people perhaps most responsible for showing how such epic flooding would affect the city's subways.

Natural Allies for the Next Sandy - New York Times

Mon, 10/28/2013 - 11:00
In a podcast titled, Oyster as Climate Protection, Lamont's Dorothy Peteet argues for wetlands restoration as an important and overlooked protection measure against climate change.

Lessons Learned from Hurricane Sandy - Voice of America

Mon, 10/28/2013 - 11:00
Lamont geophysicist Klaus Jacob's work on NYC climate resilience cited.

How Sandy Went from Boring to Killer Superstorm - Salon

Sun, 10/27/2013 - 11:00
Lamont's Adam Sobel quoted in a one-year anniversary story after Hurricane Sandy.

What We Didn't Learn from Superstorm Sandy - CNN.com

Sat, 10/26/2013 - 15:00
While our immediate response to Hurricane Sandy was largely successful, our handling of long-term environmental risks begs for improvement, writes Lamont's Adam Sobel in this op-ed for CNN.com.

Life After Sandy: One Year Later - WNYC

Sat, 10/26/2013 - 11:00
Standing by the sea-level gauge off Manhattan's Battery Park, Lamont's Adam Sobel discusses future sea-level rise projections (at 52:00).

New Method Could Provide Heat Wave Early Warnings - Climate Central

Sat, 10/26/2013 - 11:00
Lamont's Mingfang Ting comments on new findings in Nature Geoscience that could lead to heat wave forecasting up to three weeks in advance.

Expert Warns We're Still Unprepared for Sandy-Like Event - Climate Central

Tue, 10/22/2013 - 10:49
We're still not prepared, says seismologist Klaus Jacob from his office at Lamont-Doherty.

Sandy A Warning Rising Seas Threaten Nuclear Plants - Climate Central

Tue, 10/22/2013 - 07:41
Lamont's Klaus Jacob comments on the Indian Point nuclear power plant's vulnerability to the combination of sea level rise and severe storms.

Strength of New Tappan Zee Bridge Lies Under Hudson - (Rockland, N.Y.) Journal News

Mon, 10/21/2013 - 08:50
Lamont's Robin Bell explains what the subsurface of the Hudson River bottom looks like.

Braving African Piracy Reveals Abrupt Rainfall Shifts - Simple Climate

Sat, 10/19/2013 - 11:00
Coverage of a recent study in Science on north Africa climate change by Lamont's Peter deMenocal and former Lamont postdoctoral researcher Jessica Tierney.

US Government Scientists Head Back to Work - Nature News

Fri, 10/18/2013 - 08:41
“It’s a giant, beautiful logistical dance, and now NSF is trying to figure out how to do the dance with less time,” said Lamont's Robin Bell, who is part of Operation IceBridge, an aerial NASA campaign to map ice sheets in remote parts of Antarctica that was originally scheduled to begin next week.

Restoring Piermont's Historic Salt Marsh - Nyack News & Views

Thu, 10/17/2013 - 09:06
Lamont's Bob Newton and Dorothy Peteet will talk about their research at Piermont Marsh in a public lecture on Saturday, Nov. 2, sponsored by the new Piermont Marsh Conservancy.

Shutdown’s Science Fallout Could Last for Years - Politico

Thu, 10/17/2013 - 08:48
The government may finally be on a path to reopening, but the shutdown's effects will linger. Lamont's Hugh Ducklow comments on the impact to a long-term research project studying climate change on the West Antarctic peninsula.

How Somali Pirates Almost Halted Vital Climate Change Research - The Atlantic

Wed, 10/16/2013 - 13:00
Lamont climate scientist Peter deMenocal discusses new results in Science suggesting that north Africa's transition from grasslands to barren desert happened rapidly--in a few hundred years--about 5,000 years ago.