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Not So Fast, Polar Vortex! Why This Winter May Not Be Too Bad - Salon

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:00
AccuWeather recently made headlines predicting the return of last winter's frigid lows. But they may be wrong, as Lamont's Adam Sobel explains here.

Five Ideas for Protecting New York from the Next Sandy - Huffington Post

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 08:43
Lamont's Klaus Jacob explains the downside to storm-surge barriers in New York Harbor.

Hurricane Sandy and Climate Change - (N.J.) Star-Ledger

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 08:55
Lamont's Adam Sobel explains how climate change figured into Hurricane Sandy's destructiveness.

Two Years After Hurricane Sandy, New York City Is Still Vulnerable - NYU Local

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:00
Quotes Lamont-Doherty researcher Klaus Jacob.

Two Years After Hurricane Sandy, What Have We Learned? - NPR

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:00
Lamont's Adam Sobel discusses the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on NPR's "Where We Live."

EarthObserver (for iPad) Review - PCMag.com

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:18
The EarthObserver educational iPad app developed at Lamont-Doherty provides hundreds of world maps showing intriguing information in a huge variety of disciplines.

Hurricane Sandy Two Years Later - Columbia Record

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:00
A Q & A with Lamont's Adam Sobel.

Climate Change, Superstorms and The Subway: Is New York City Prepared? - Huffington Post

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:00
"At the current speed of too little too slow, we are losing the race against the risks," Lamont-Doherty scientist Klaus Jacob wrote in an email.

'Storm Surge’ by Adam Sobel on Hurricane Sandy - Washington Post

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:00
The Washington Post reviews Lamont-Doherty scientist Adam Sobel's new book on Hurricane Sandy.

Columbia's Burden Room Through Time - Columbia Record

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 09:21
Profile of Columbia's Burden Room in Low Library, one of the stops on Lamont scientist Dave Walker's geology tour of campus.

US Dust Bowl Unrivalled in Past 1,000 years - Scientific American

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 11:00
Atmospheric conditions and human actions combined to drive the 1930s mega-drought, according to a new study led by Lamont's Benjamin Cook.

Another Dust Bowl? California Drought Resembles Worst in Millennium - LiveScience

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 14:36
The 1934 drought is the worst on record for North America in the past 1,000 years, and had similar conditions to the current California drought, says a new study led by Lamont's Benjamin Cook.

1934 Was The Worst Of The Last 1,000 Years - NBC News

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 11:00
Lamont-Doherty seismologist and deputy director Arthur Lerner-Lam comments on a study putting the chance of a big earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area in the next 30 years at 70 percent.

Extreme High Tides Could Flood Our City's Streets - WNYC

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 11:00
Lamont's Klaus Jacob explains what should be done to protect New York City from rising seas.

Lamont-Doherty Open House Highlights - (Rockland/Westchester) Journal News

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 11:00
Video of an erupting "trash can" volcano and other highlights from Lamont-Doherty's 2014 Open House.

Climate Change Disrupts Arabian Sea with Voracious Plankton - Climate Wire

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:00
Features plankton study by Lamont's Helga Goes and Joaquim Gomes.

Is Capturing Carbon from the Air Practical? - MIT Technology Review

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:00
Profile of former Lamont-Doherty director Peter Eisenberger and his plan to save the world with technology that takes carbon out of the air.

Photographers, Scientists Share Climate Change Pictures - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:00
Scientists and photographers will post pictures related to climate change in a partnership with the International Center of Photography. Lamont climate scientist Billy D'Andrea featured in one photo.

Greenland Sediment Sheds Light on Sea Level Rise - Climate Central

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 08:21
Sediment flowing off Greenland's ice sheet could hold clues about current and future sea level rise; Lamont-Doherty geophysicist Robin Bell comments.

How Climate Change May Have Shaped Human Evolution - Smithsonian

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:00
Lamont's Peter deMenocal discusses how environmental changes in Africa about a million years ago may have influenced human evolution.