Lamont in the Media
June 7, 2023
New York's Air Is Worst Ever
Earth & Climate Science News
Oceans have tides, and so does the solid earth. Could they have an effect on earthquake faults? Yes, say scientists, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they cause big quakes.
When she came to Columbia, she started a research project on hurricanes that she thought would last a year. More than 20 years later, hurricanes are still her main area of interest.
Inspired by Bash the Trash, kids had a chance to make musical instruments out of reusable materials, then perform in a parade.
On July 1, Jeffrey Shaman will become interim dean of the Climate School, continuing the work of co-deans Alex Halliday, Jason Bordoff, Ruth DeFries, and Maureen Raymo, climate leaders who built the School’s strong foundation.
New research from Columbia climate scientists shows that the 1987 ozone treaty, designed to protect the ozone layer, has postponed the occurrence of the first ice-free Arctic by as much as 15 years.
As winter turns to spring each year, the slight warming of the water, the subtle lengthening of the daylight, and simple biologic triggers can send an assortment of saltwater fish inland to reproduce.
Do decisions like State Farm’s aid in moving people out of harm’s way? Climate School experts discuss.
Columbia Climate School experts comment on the dangerous air pollution from Canadian wildfires.