Hoaxes have been calling Irma a Category 6 hurricane, but there’s no such thing. Could there be, in the future?
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How a business contributes to and is impacted by the changing climate is becoming increasingly important for shareholders.
As Hurricane Irma batters the Caribbean with winds up to 185 miles per hour, Earth Institute experts are standing by to answer questions from the media.
National security is about protecting the safety and way of life of the American people. It is the single most important responsibility of government. We need to get past dysfunction and treat natural and human made disaster response and recovery as a national security issue.
As Texas reels in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, our scientists are helping to make sense of how this storm became so destructive, and what’s needed for recovery.
The director of Columbia’s National Center for Disaster Preparedness weighs in on the heartbreaking devastation in Texas.
Over the past day and a half, Hurricane Harvey’s winds have quickened from about 35 to 109 miles per hour. What’s driving this massive power-up?
Earth Institute experts are on-hand to answer media questions about hurricane physics, rapid intensification, emergency response, and more.
The Earth Institute’s International Research Institute for Climate and Society makes probabilistic forecasts for rainfall and temperature for the next six months. How does it do this?