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Lights Out, New York? Bigger Storms Could Cause More Blackouts - NBC News

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 20:26
Climate change may mean bigger blackouts for cities like New York and Philadelphia, researchers say; Lamont's Adam Sobel comments.

Global Warming 56 Million Years Ago Holds Lessons for Climate Change Today - CBS News

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 14:57
Lamont's Paul Olsen comments on a new study showing two spikes of CO2 during the PETM.

We Could See More And More ‘Hot Droughts’ Like California’s - Five Thirty Eight blog

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 14:24
Cites research by Lamont's Richard Seager.

Scientists Explore Antarctica's Ghost Mountains - Daily Mail

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:00
Coverage of study led by Lamont's Tim Creyts.

How are Droughts, Floods and Climate Change Connected? - KALW San Francisco

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:00
Lamont's Adam Sobel speaks about California's drought, its causes, and how we can manage the increasing risk of future natural disasters.

Earth's Future? Ancient Warming Gives Ominous Peek at Climate Change - NBC News

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:00
New data from the Earth's last big warmup, some 56 million years ago, may offer a sneak peek into what today's climate change may eventually look like. Lamont's Baerbel Hoenish comments.

A Link Between Climate Change and Severe Weather? - WXXI Rochester

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:00
NPR's Rochester affiliate speaks with Lamont's Adam Sobel about climate change and what to expect from storms in the future.

How One Woman's Discovery Shook the Foundations of Geology - Mental Floss

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:39
A profile of the late Marie Tharp, a Lamont scientist who helped draw the first global map of the seafloor.

Earth, Wind and Data: Making Sense of Our Planet - New Scientist

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:42
Lamont's Ryan Abernathey explains how oceanographers are taking advantage of very large data sets.

The MESSENGER Mission to Mercury - Columbia Bwog

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:00
Recap of Lamont director Sean Solomon's University Lecture on NASA's MESSENGER mission to the planet Mercury.

Earthquake and Loud Booms May Be Related - Buffalo News

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:34
A University at Buffalo geologist discusses whether seismic signals picked up on the Lamont-Doherty seismic network were related to loud booms heard at about the same time.

Asking What Caused California's Drought Misses the Point. - Slate

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 20:35
Columnist Eric Holthaus compares a recent study led by Lamont's Richard Seager to earlier seemingly contradictory research.

Natural Causes Drive California Drought? Report Triggers Climate Storm - NBC News

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 15:59
More coverage of NOAA/Richard Seager study.

New Study: California's Epic Drought Probably Not Caused by Climate - Mother Jones

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 15:34
Quotes study lead author, Lamont's Richard Seager.

California Drought Due to Natural Variation, Says Study - USA Today

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 15:05
Natural weather patterns, not man-made climate change, are the cause of the historic drought that's parching California, says a study led by Lamont's Richard Seager.

California Drought Is Said to Have Natural Cause - New York Times

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 14:00
More coverage of study led by Lamont's Richard Seager.

NOAA: Climate Change Did Not Cause Calif. Drought - Climate Central

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 13:00
A new National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration study led by Lamont's Richard Seager shows that the 3-year California drought may have been caused by natural variability and not climate change.

Report Downplays Role of Global Warming in California Drought - National Geographic

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 12:30
Cites research by Lamont's Richard Seager.

Rapid Warming Hits Antarctica's Shallow Seas - LiveScience

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 09:58
Shallow ocean waters everywhere around Antarctica have warmed steadily for the past 40 years. Lamont's Stan Jacobs comments.

Heat Turbocharged California’s Epic Drought - Climate Central

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:00
California's rain shortfall isn't unprecedented, but its parched soils are. Researchers blame the heat. Lamont's Park Williams comments.