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California Drought: Billions at Stake as Farmland Dries Up - NBC Nightly News

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 12:00
Interview with Lamont/GISS scientist Ben Cook.

Before Fracking Begins, Air and Water Tests Still a Rare Precaution - InsideClimate News

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 12:00
Varano is one of 15 residents in Lycoming and Sullivan counties to allow geochemists Beizhan Yan and Steven Chillrud of Columbia's Earth Institute ...

It Was Warmer in Antarctica Than in New York City Last Week - VICE News

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 12:00
Quotes Lamont scientists Doug Martinson and Hugh Ducklow.

NASA Mercury Mission May Hold Clues to Earth’s Origins and Evolution - Phys.org

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:00
Video featuring Lamont director Sean Solomon.

Filming Extreme Tectonic Processes - Earth Magazine

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:00
Article on PBS documentary in progress featuring Lamont scientists Nano Seeber, Mike Steckler.

Pine Beetle Epidemic:The Bug That’s Eating the Woods - National Geographic

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 17:08
Cites drought research by Lamont scientist Park Williams.

Governor Jerry Brown lashes out at Sen. Ted Cruz on Meet the Press - Climate Change Dispatch

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:41
Quotes Lamont scientist Richard Seager.

The Fate of Trees: How Climate Change May Alter Forests Worldwide - Rolling Stone

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:00
Feature on work of Lamont scientist Park Williams.

Best Views Yet of Mercury's Ice-Filled Craters - BBC News

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 17:15
Scientists obtain the most detailed views yet of ice deposits inside the permanently shadowed craters at Mercury's north pole. Quotes Lamont-Doherty Director Sean Solomon.

Mercury As Never Seen Before - Nature

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 17:13
In its final weeks, the MESSENGER mission reveals fresh details about the planet's scorched surface. Quotes Lamont-Doherty Director Sean Solomon.

Best Images Ever of Mercury's Scorched Surface - Scientific American

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 17:11
Quotes Lamont-Doherty Director Sean Solomon.

MegaDrought Study Authors Break It Down - Raw Science

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 12:00
Interview with Jason Smerdon, Ben Cook of Lamont.

Bjarke Ingels on the New York Dryline: 'We think of it as the love-child of Robert Moses and Jane Jacobs' - The Guardian

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:00
"The city should be proud of the project," says Klaus Jacob,... "Except it has a fixed height. As the sea level rises, you need ever smaller storms to overcome it. It's exactly New Orleans' problem during Katrina."

Science Nabs Illegal Ivory Sellers - Phys.org

Mon, 03/09/2015 - 12:00
A Toronto-based company has been convicted of selling illegal ivory in the first case to use a technique for dating ivory developed by a scientist at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in collaboration with other colleagues.

Jawbone of Early Human Puts Evolution in a Whole New Light - LA Times

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 12:00
"It's as if we were putting together this gigantic, multidimensional puzzle," DeMenocal said. "There was a big missing piece we couldn't find anywhere in the box. Now, we've magically found it."

Climate Change Helped Fuel The Syrian Conflict, New Paper Finds - Huffington Post

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:00
Quotes Lamont scientist Richard Seager.

Study Links Syria Conflict to Drought Caused By Climate Change - New York Times

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:00
Quotes Lamont scientist Richard Seager.

California’s terrifying climate forecast: It could face droughts nearly every year - Washington Post

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:00
Cites research by Lamont scientists Jason Smerdon and Ben Cook.

Study: Human-caused global warming behind Calif. drought - USA Today

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:00
Quotes Lamont scientist Richard Seager.