While the Trump administration is doing its best to ignore recent findings, an upcoming report will focus on helping cities, states, and businesses develop mitigation and adaptation strategies.
Sarah Fecht, Author at State of the Planet
A 19-year drought in the American West is one of the most severe in the past 1200 years—and climate change is partially to blame, according to new research.
New research shows that long-term weather patterns could have a huge effect on the success of renewable energy
In a variety of talks and panels, experts gathered on campus to discuss ideas and technologies that can help us overcome the planet’s biggest environmental challenge.
Building an economy based on reusing and repurposing products will require big transformations. Participants at a recent event outlined concrete steps on how we can move forward.
One science team is finding out why—and investigating what a warmer, drier future will mean for biodiversity and water supply in Latin America.
We have nearly all the tools we need to avoid a climate catastrophe—we just need to start using them, and fast.
To find out if this harmful metal is lingering in your backyard or local park, and to learn how to protect your family, bring a few scoops of soil to the Lamont-Doherty Open House on October 13.
Scientists and staff within the Earth Institute share some of the ways they’re shrinking their carbon footprints.