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Out of Sync - Audubon

Fri, 09/06/2013 - 09:41
Audubon magazine follows Lamont-Doherty ecologist Natalie Boelman to Alaska's Toolik Field Station to learn how climate change is affecting migratory birds.

How Plate Tectonics Clicked - Nature

Thu, 09/05/2013 - 12:57
Lamont-Doherty seismologist Lynn Sykes and cartographer Marie Tharp are cited in this recap of how plate tectonics theory became scientific consensus.

Undertstanding Lava - WAMC

Thu, 09/05/2013 - 08:18
Lamont-Doherty researcher Einat Lev explains how to make lava in the lab.

Fracking Practices to Blame for Ohio Earthquakes - LiveScience

Wed, 09/04/2013 - 16:36
The injection of waste fracking fluid underground triggered earthquakes near Youngstown, Ohio, by causing an ancient fault to rupture, says a new study by Lamont's Won-Young Kim.

Carbon Storage Studies Grapple with Politics, Geology - Climate Central

Tue, 09/03/2013 - 11:13
Paul Olsen and David Goldberg discuss rock coring work on campus and what the rocks may tell about their potential for storing excess carbon dioxide.

More Quakes Linked to Fracking Waste Disposal - The Columbus Dispatch

Mon, 09/02/2013 - 11:00
A fracking waste disposal well linked to 11 earthquakes that rocked the Youngstown area was the likely source of at least 98 additional temblors that were too weak for people to notice, according to a new study by Lamont's Won-Young Kim.

Climate Change May Offer Hurricane Help, Says Study - National Geographic

Mon, 09/02/2013 - 11:00
A group of scientists that include Lamont's Adam Sobel and Lorenzo Polvani say that warmer air may help push hurricanes into the Atlantic Ocean and make storms like Sandy less common.

Dropping the Bomb on Poaching - Natural History Magazine

Sun, 09/01/2013 - 11:00
A recap of Lamont-Doherty scientist Kevin Uno's study in PNAS describing a more accurate method for dating elephant ivory.

IcePod Flies over Greenland to Examine Ice Melt - (Rockland, N.Y.) Journal News

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 11:00
Story and video summarize test flights of the Lamont IcePod over Greenland.

Greenland Mega Canyon Sends Water to the Sea - Climate Central

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 11:00
Lamont's Robin Bell comments on a newly discovered canyon beneath more than a mile of ice in Greenland rivaling the size of the Grand Canyon.

Drones Prove Useful in Polar Regions to Study Melting Ice - The Guardian

Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:00
Lamont's Chris Zappa discusses the potential for unmanned aerial vehicles to do science in dangerous places.

Scientists track Greenland's melting ice sheets with 'icepod' - The Guardian

Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty scientists Robin Bell, Chris Zappa, Kirsty Tinto and Nick Frearson appear in this video about the Lamont IcePod project.

Flying Low over Greenland, Icepod Tracks Changes in the Ice Sheet - The Guardian

Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:00
Guardian reporter Suzanne Goldenberg follows the Lamont IcePod team to Greenland as they test their ice-measuring instruments.

Scientists Analyze IcePod Data - Poughkeepsie Journal

Mon, 08/26/2013 - 11:00
Final story in a series about the Lamont IcePod project and field testing that took place this summer.

Can Cities Adjust to a Retreating Coastline? - New York Times

Thu, 08/22/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty scientist Klaus Jacob quoted on urban planning around climate change and rising seas.

Study Links Disposal Well to Ohio Tremors - Youngstown Vindicator

Tue, 08/20/2013 - 08:02
A new study led by Lamont-Doherty seismologist Won-Young Kim links an underground disposal well for waste fracking fluid in Youngstown, Ohio, to more than a hundred small earthquakes that occurred through 2011.

Digitizing Earth: Developing a Cyberinfrastructure for the Geosciences - Earth magazine

Sun, 08/18/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty scientist Kerstin Lehnert explains how the curating and sharing of digitized data can lead to new discoveries in the earth sciences.

Scientists Study Health of Piermont Marsh Pre-Dredging - (Rockland, N.Y.) Journal News

Sun, 08/18/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty scientist Robert Newton samples sediments at Piermont Marsh to get a snapshot of its health before the new Tappan Zee Bridge is built.

Headstone for an Apocalypse - New York Times

Sat, 08/17/2013 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty geologist Paul Olsen offers a tour of the Palisades, where remnants of massive volcanic eruptions 200 million years ago are visible.

Rising Seas - National Geographic

Fri, 08/16/2013 - 11:00
As the planet warms, the sea rises. Coastlines flood. What will we protect? What will we abandon? How will we face the danger of rising seas? Lamont-Doherty scientist Klaus Jacob weighs in.