Tag: Lamont-Doherty Earth Obervatory

September 13th, 2017|

‘Pangeo’ Project Will Improve Access to Climate Data

The better climate models become, the harder it is to use them. A team of Columbia scientists and their colleagues are working to fix that.

August 28th, 2017|

Climate May Drive Forest-Eating Beetles North, Says Study

Global warming-related rises in winter temperatures could significantly extend the range of one of the world’s most aggressive tree-killing insects.

August 9th, 2017|

Analyzing Winter Storm Risk and Resilience in a Changing Climate

A new study found that the northeastern U.S. is at particular risk for physical and economic effects of climate hazards.

July 19th, 2017|

Developing Carbon Management Solutions

David Goldberg and Peter Kelemen discuss carbon capture and storage, and how it can make the energy sector, and society, more resilient to climate change.

July 13th, 2017|

Surging Heat May Limit Aircraft Takeoffs Globally

Rising temperatures due to global warming will make it harder for many aircraft around the world to take off in coming decades, says a new study.

June 26th, 2017|

Christine McCarthy: A Cheerleader for the Physics of Ice

Research by geophysicist Christine McCarthy reveals how glaciers move, what makes them speed up, and how they are contributing to sea level rise as the climate warms.

June 1st, 2017|

Meltwater Lakes Existed Under Antarctic Ice

During the last glacial period, there were lakes under Antarctica’s ice sheet, which may have accelerated the retreat of glaciers in the past.

May 25th, 2017|

Lamont Scientists Are Focus of New York Times Series

Last winter, reporters from The New York Times joined Lamont scientists as they flew their mission of discovery over Antarctica.

May 18th, 2017|

Researchers Model Differences in East Coast Sea Level Rise

New research offers the first comprehensive model for understanding differences in sea level rise along North America’s East Coast.

April 27th, 2017|

The Near-term Impacts of Climate Change on Investors

On May 2, 2017, Lamont-Doherty and the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School co-host a Social Enterprise Leadership Forum.