Detail-oriented students interested in GIS data exploration, analysis, and documentation can apply by September 24.
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New high-resolution population data will help us understand better how people are distributed in many countries throughout the world—as part of Facebook’s goal to connect people everywhere to the Internet.
This installment takes you into the world of population modeling at CIESIN, where data rules supreme.
A variety of undergraduate, graduate and PhD positions are available in various departments and research centers. Apply by April 14, 2019.
High-resolution data on impervious surfaces and urban extents can shed new light on patterns of urban and rural development.
On every continent and every ocean, Earth Institute researchers are studying climate, geology, natural hazards and other dynamics of the planet. Here is a list of projects in rough chronological order for the coming year and beyond.
Every year, CIESIN’s Joe Schumacher sets up an elaborate parade of figurines in the Geosciences lobby to brighten spirits during the holidays.
A variety of undergraduate, graduate and PhD positions are available in various departments and research centers. Apply by January 31, 2019.
The American Geophysical Union fall meeting takes place Dec. 10-14 in Washington, D.C. Here is a guide to key talks and other events from Columbia’s Earth Institute.
Coastal communities in Sierra Leone face threats from climate change, overfishing, and erosion. A new vulnerability assessment helps to pinpoint solutions.