June 4, 2020

What the Forecast for an Active Hurricane Season Means for the Atlantic Region

Columbia atmospheric scientist Suzana Camargo is on the leading edge of exploring and defining risks to people, property and the economy in the face of escalating extreme weather events.
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June 3, 2020

Ocean Uptake of CO2 Could Drop as We Cut Carbon Emissions

A new study finds that ocean absorption of CO2 rises and falls along with human activity and natural phenomena. The findings are important for understanding how much the oceans will offset future climate change.
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May 22, 2020

Xiaomeng Jin Uses Satellite Imagery to Track Ozone Formation

Jin's research as a Ph.D. student at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory has yielded important information for air quality control efforts.
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May 14, 2020

A New Primer on Climate Change Science

Authored by Earth Institute professor John Mutter, Climate Change Science: A Primer for Sustainable Development, covers the basic physics of planetary climate, and how it is shifting.
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May 8, 2020

Potentially Fatal Combinations of Humidity and Heat Are Emerging Across the Globe

A new study has identified thousands of incidents of previously rare or unprecedented extreme heat/humidity combinations in many parts of the world.
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