September 21, 2017

How Will Climate Change Impact Ocean Health?

Three oceanographers from Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory discuss how changes in ocean temperatures and chemistry impact marine life and food security.
September 13, 2017

‘Pangeo’ Project Will Improve Access to Climate Data

The better climate models become, the harder it is to use them. Researchers at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and their colleagues are working to fix that.
September 7, 2017

Could Climate Change Breed a Whole New Category of Hurricane?

Hoaxes have been calling Irma a Category 6 hurricane, but there’s no such thing. Columbia University scientists discuss whether there could there be in the future.
September 4, 2017

How Will Scientists Find Out Whether Climate Change Made Hurricane Harvey Worse?

Columbia University scientists explain that it's too soon to say there’s a connection between Harvey and global warming, but searching for the fingerprints of climate change shouldn’t take too long.
August 30, 2017

Earth Institute Experts Break Down the Causes and Impacts of Hurricane Harvey

As Texas reels in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Earth Institute scientists are helping to make sense of how this storm became so destructive, and what’s needed for recovery.