External News Listing
Wnyc Brian Lehrer, January 26
Interview with Lamont scientist Adam Sobel.
When The Atmosphere 'goes Bananas,' Wildfires Do Too
High Country News, January 26
Lamont's Park Williams explains how an atmospheric parameter known as vapor pressure deficit is helping to kill off trees in the American Southwest.
Surprise Lake Sheds Light On Underbelly Of Greenland Ice
Climate Central, January 23
Meltwater funneling into a lake below Greenland's ice could be speeding the flow of ice to the sea, says a new study in Nature coauthored by Lamont's Robin Bell.
British Volcanologist Wins Earth Sciences 'nobel' Prize
The Conversation, January 20
Profile of 2015 Vetlesen Prize recipient Stephen Sparks.
Bristol Geologist Wins Vetlesen Prize For Volcano Work
Bbc News, January 20
British geologist Stephen Sparks whose work has improved the ability to forecast deadly volcanic eruptions is to receive the 2015 Vetlesen Prize.
The Southwest’s Most Important Number
Ensia, January 19
By mapping a key indicator of droughts, pests and wildfire in arid places, Lamont's Park Williams and his colleagues offer hope for spotting — and addressing — drought before it sets in.