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Obama Just Explained What A "gigaton" Is. Here's Why That's A Big Deal
Washington Post, September 01

President Obama quoted Lamont-Doherty's Meredith Nettles while explaining glacier loss during a speech on climate change in Alaska. The Washington Post picked up on it and explains the importance.
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How Hurricane Katrina Changed Climate Research
Climate Central, August 29

Hurricane Katrina helped galvanize hurricane-climate change research, and 10 years later, significant strides have been made. Two leaders in the field, Lamont's Adam Sobel and Suzana Camargo, explain.
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How Natural Disasters Harm The Poor More Than The Rich
Slate, August 28

It was true before Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, and it’s true now, writes Lamont-Doherty's John Mutter.
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This Year’s Wildfires May Change Western Forests Forever
Take Part, August 27

Instead of aiding regeneration, the megafires we're seeing today are destroying forests, Lamont-Doherty's Park Williams says. "What comes back might not be anything like what we consider the natural state of the forest.”
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Hurricanes May Get Stronger, And Society Needs To Prepare
The Chronicle Herald, August 26

Lamont-Doherty's Adam Sobel, head of the Extreme Weather and Climate Initiative and author of Storm Surge, speaks in Halifax about hurricane risk.