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Lamont's Jason Smerdon comments on a new study upping the odds of a long-term drought across the Southwest.
Lamont's Jason Smerdon comments on a new study showing that climate change is increasing the odds of long-term drought in the Southwest.
Lamont-Doherty seismologist Felix Waldhauser comments on the magnitude 6 earthquake that struck Northern California on Sunday.
Lamont-Doherty seismology klaus Jacob comments on a new study showing that California's extended drought has raised the landscape nearly half an inch in the last 18 months.
"We've had a lot of bonuses on this mission," said Lamont-Doherty director Sean Solomon, principal investigator of NASA's Messenger mission to Mercury. "We're in new territory for spacecraft."
Swings between wet and dry landscapes pushed some of our ancestors toward modern traits—and killed off others, writes Lamont-Doherty scientist Peter deMenocal.
Cites ongoing water sampling in the Hudson River led by Lamont-Doherty and partner institutions.
A study by Lamont-Doherty geochemist Bärbel Hönisch finds that the oceans’ acidity doubled during the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum in a few thousand years.
A profile of Lamont-Doherty scientist Kevin Uno and a new dating technique that may help combat poaching of African elephants.
Lamont tree-ring scientists Neil Pederson and Rosanne D'Arrigo discuss their analysis of timbers in the sailing ship found beneath the World Trade Center.
Lamont-Doherty scientist Mark Cane comments on a new study finding that the El Niño climate pattern has remained largely unchanged for the last 11,000 years.
Profile of Lamont tree-ring scientist Neil Pederson.
Cites research by Lamont-Doherty's tree-ring lab.
What's a ship from Colonial Philadelphia doing under the World Trade Center? - Philadelphia Inquirer
Lamont's Tree-Ring Lab traces the age and origins of the sailing ship found at the World Trade Center site four years ago.
Using tree rings, scientists at Lamont-Doherty have identified the origins of a wooden ship unearthed at the former World Trade Center site in Manhattan four years ago.
Cites tree-ring research by Lamont-Doherty scientists.
Cites Lamont-Doherty's longtime partnership with Riverkeeper to monitor sewage pollution in the Hudson River.
The Lamont Tree-Ring Lab tracks a sunken ship found at the World Trade Center site a small shipyard around Philadelphia.
How can we get rid of excess CO2? Geologist Juerg Matter of the University of Southampton, U.K., formerly at Lamont-Doherty, explains.
Profiles Rebecca Fowler and Francesco Fiondella's Climate Models project partly funded by Kickstarter.