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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.
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10 Years Later, No One Knows How Many People Died Because Of Katrina
Fivethirtyeight, August 26

After Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, Lamont's John Mutter and others began looking into the lack of standards for counting the human toll of hurricanes. They set out to develop new methods.
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Is New Jersey Overdue For Another Earthquake?
Asbury Park Press, August 25

Lamont-Doherty's Art Lerner-Lam discusses earthquake risks to infrastructure in New Jersey and the importance of resilient development.
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Yes, Climate Change Has A Hand In The California Drought
Ars Technica, August 25

Lamont-Doherty's Park Williams explains how warming-driven evaporation adds to the severity of the California drought.
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Climate Change Intensifies California Drought, Scientists Say
New York Times, August 21

A new study finds that global warming has measurably worsened the California drought by as much as a quarter, Lamont-Doherty's Park Williams, the lead author, explains how how a warming climate drives moisture from plants and soil into the air, changing the baseline amount of water available.