Climate Week NYC may be over, but you can watch recordings of most of the amazing events hosted across Columbia University and the Climate School here.
International Research Institute for Climate and Society
October 04, 2021
August 30, 2021
Disaster experts within the Earth Institute are available to answer questions from the media about hurricane physics, the role of climate change in creating strong storms, and more.
August 24, 2021
Earth Institute researchers are in the field studying the dynamics of the planet on every continent and every ocean. Here is a list of projects.
August 12, 2021
A 2009-2018 analysis of 14 countries teases out the factors behind reversals in food security. Conflict, not drought, is behind much of it.
July 19, 2021
The immersive and exciting program took students through deep dives into climate science and live problem-solving simulations.
June 08, 2021
In honor of World Oceans Day on June 8.
April 30, 2021
The news agency Reuters produced a list of top climate scientists. Columbia researchers comprise a significant number.
April 07, 2021
A look back at the past year and lessons from the pandemic that might help in solving climate change.
January 08, 2021
Our popular video series for students, educators, and parents returns with an exciting lineup from January to June.
December 21, 2020
Working across the university, the Earth Networks will focus on climate mobility, environmental justice, habitable planets, and sustainable food systems.
December 16, 2020
Eight opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and PhD students to intern in various departments and research centers across the Earth Institute.
August 14, 2020
The Earth Institute is offering undergraduate students with research assistant opportunities during the fall 2020 semester. Undergraduates from Columbia and Barnard will be able to serve as research assistants on projects related to sustainable development and the environment.
April 20, 2020
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. To celebrate, we’re sharing images of places and projects around the world that highlight our planet’s incredible beauty.
March 26, 2020
Columbia experts weigh in.
February 11, 2020
Women scientists play an essential role in our mission to understand how the planet works, how humans are changing it, and how to build a sustainable future.
September 23, 2019
Climate change disrupts the water cycle in ways that could profoundly alter how we live our lives.