Interview

May 2nd, 2018|

Laia Andreu-Hayles: Exploring Tropical Forests in a Warming World

Tree-ring scientist Laia Andreu-Hayles received funding from the Center for Climate and Life to collect and develop tree-ring records for tropical forests in Bolivia and Peru.

February 16th, 2018|

Andrew Robertson: Bridging the Gap Between Weather and Climate

Robertson, a Center for Climate and Life Fellow, is creating a forecasting system that will help societies adapt and become more resilient to the impacts of climate change.

January 10th, 2018|

Chia-Ying Lee: Improving Tropical Cyclone Risk Assessment

Center for Climate and Life Fellow Chia-Ying Lee is examining how wind field asymmetries and variability impact tropical cyclone risk and how these can be included in risk models.

December 14th, 2017|

Billy D’Andrea: How Can Changing Climate Affect a Civilization?

Center for Climate and Fellow Billy D’Andrea is trying to understand Easter Island’s climate history over the last few thousand years and how communities dealt with past climate change.

December 7th, 2017|

Pratigya Polissar: Understanding Earth’s Geologic History

Center for Climate and Life Fellow Pratigya Polissar is developing new tools to look at the history of plants and ecosystems on Earth over the past 20 million years.

November 13th, 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 Lamont-Doherty, discusses the difficulties of tracking the sources and destinations of carbon dioxide.

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November 3rd, 2017|

National Climate Report: Q&A With Authors

Radley Horton and Timothy Hall, two Columbia University climate scientists who contributed to the new Climate Science Special Report, discuss its scientific findings.