November 15, 2017

How Will La Niña Affect Winter in the U.S.?

Forecasters are expecting another La Niña winter for the 2017-2018 season. The phenomenon can cause major changes in climate patterns that can influence water availability, food production, human health, and extreme weather events around the globe.
November 13, 2017

Scientist Kate Marvel Provides Some Answers on Climate Change and Sustainability

Kate Marvel, an associate research scientist at NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and the Columbia Engineering School, is among a phalanx of researchers across the University who concentrate on climate change, adaptation, and sustainability.
November 13, 2017

Where Is All That Carbon Dioxide Going?

Concurrent with the announcement that human carbon emissions reached a new peak this year, Galen McKinley, a researcher at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, discusses the difficulties of tracking the sources and destinations of carbon dioxide.
November 9, 2017

Could New Nuclear Reactors Power America’s Low-Carbon Future?

A documentary featuring scientists from Columbia University's Earth Institute suggests next-generation reactors could be a safe and clean way to replace fossil fuels.
November 8, 2017

New Tech Talks Series Explores Faculty Research

A new Columbia Engineering series this new series brings together faculty and students for informal, open-ended discussions so students can learn first-hand about the pioneering research underway inside faculty labs.