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Investigating Landslides From Afar - Discover Magazine

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 12:00
A profile of work by Lamont's Colin Stark and Göran Ekström to detect landslides in remote places using satellite images and seismic data.

M.T.A. Foresight Saved NYC Subways from Sandy's Wrath - New York Times

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 12:00
Lamont's Klaus Jacob praises efforts by New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority to protect critical infrastructure well before Hurricane Sandy struck.

Typhoon May Be Harbinger of Worse to Come - Voice of America

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 12:00
Lamont's Adam Sobel describes how typhoons work and why they may become more intense as climate warms.

'Climate Models' Calendar Celebrates Climate Scientists and their Work - Smithsonian

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 12:00
These climate scientists, including Lamont's Peter deMenocal, Dorothy Peteet, Richard Seager and Jason Smerdon, had some fun posing on landscapes representing their very serious work.

State Rethnks Piermont Marsh Herbicide Plans - (Rockland, NY) Journal News

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 10:44
Phragmites may be considered an invasive plant, but it helps buffer shorelines from waves during heavy storms, says Lamont's Klaus Jacob.

10,000-Year Study Finds Oceans Warming Fast, But From a Cool Baseline - NYT Dot Earth

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 14:48
More coverage of study in Science by Lamont's Brad Linsley.

Pacific Ocean Warming 15 Times Faster than Before - USA Today

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 13:27
In a new study in Science, Lamont's Brad Linsley and coauthors find that the middle depths of the Pacific Ocean have warmed 15 times faster in the last 60 years than the previous 10,000.

What Walks Through Louisville Reveal About Black Carbon Exposure - WFPL News

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 08:45
It's pretty safe to say that breathing the air near a highway could have health consequences—at least for some people, says Lamont's Steven Chillrud.

Climatologist Studies Past Sea Levels to Predict Future - Columbia Record

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 11:00
Profile of Lamont-Doherty climate scientist Maureen Raymo.

Oceanographer Studies Clues to Global Warming - Columbia Record

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 11:00
Profile of Lamont-Doherty microbial oceanographer Sonya Dyhrman.

Sean Solomon on Lamont-Doherty, Earth Science and Space - Columbia Record

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty director Sean Solomon unveils future research directions for Lamont in this Q&A with the Columbia Record.

What Louisville Neighborhoods Are Affected by Traffic Exhaust? All of Them. - WFPL News

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 09:25
Particulate pollution is hard to escape, even indoors, says Lamont's Steven Chillrud.

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.