And if rivers and lakes had rights, could that help in the fight against climate change?
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
April 22, 2021
March 08, 2021
Gender equality is an essential ingredient in building a fair and sustainable world. Today we’re publishing stories that honor the accomplishments of many of our women colleagues and highlight programs that push for gender equality every day.
February 18, 2021
Is a failure of wind power really behind the blackouts? How can we make sure this doesn’t happen again? Earth Institute scholars have answers to these questions and more.
December 21, 2020
Working across the university, the Earth Networks will focus on climate mobility, environmental justice, habitable planets, and sustainable food systems.
November 06, 2020
The database collects the best available evidence that anthropogenic climate change is real, that it is already here, and that predicted future changes must be taken seriously.
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 07, 2020
A new paper provides a comprehensive overview of our understanding of how humans are affecting the global climate system, and its application in legal settings.
December 20, 2019
Report finds extreme heat, coastal storm surge, inland flooding, and more violent storms will significantly impact the energy systems of the New York City area in the 21st century.