After a decade of development and deployment in Africa, a climate data initiative from Columbia University’s International Research Institute for Climate and Society is expanding into Bangladesh.
The impacts of climate change don’t always come one at a time. A recent workshop at Columbia focused on what’s needed to predict and adapt when multiple climate-related disasters happen simultaneously.
Peter de Menocal, Dean of Science at Columbia and Director of the Center for Climate and Life, discusses the benefits of climate modeling, optimism, and effective science communication.
Columbia glaciologists Jonny Kingslake and Elizabeth Case examine how ice sheets are changing in size, how ice flows, and how increased melt and faster glacier movement might impact the rest of our planet.
A new study led by Columbia seismologist Christopher Scholz reveals the inner workings of tidally triggered earthquakes, and finds that even the slightest stress can set off a tremor.