Earth’s global surface temperatures in 2017 ranked as the second warmest since 1880, according to an analysis by NASA released today.
Earth Institute, Author at State of the Planet
A new degree program at Columbia offers technical training in sustainability science for working professionals as well as recent grads.
Rainfall changes caused by global warming will increase river flooding risks across the globe by the 2040s, says a new study.
Columbia University, New York State, and others will host the former Federal Advisory Committee for the National Climate Assessment.
The Columbia Water Center (CWC) is a leader in applying the science of water and climate to solve real world problems. With current events in mind, we worked with our partners to make progress on several key projects.
The lawsuit filed today asserts that Scott Pruitt’s ban on EPA-funded scientists on EPA advisory boards is illegal, undermines the integrity of science, and threatens public health.
The director of the Columbia Water Center and 60 other honorees were commemorated in a ceremony and reception on Wednesday.
Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger today announced his appointment of Alexander N. Halliday, a geochemistry professor at University of Oxford and vice president of the UK’s Royal Society, as the new Director of Columbia’s Earth Institute.
Student veterans may now receive up to $20,000 in a grant or tuition waiver, which is matched by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.