External News Listing
Columbia Record, October 17
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, October 16
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, October 15
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.
Modern Droughts Are Nothing
1934 Was The Worst Of The Last 1,000 Years, October 15
Locked Faults Could Pop Big Earthquake In Bay Area
Nbc News, October 14
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, October 13
Lamont's Klaus Jacob explains what should be done to protect New York City from rising seas.