Scientists and staff within the Earth Institute share some of the ways they’re shrinking their carbon footprints.
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Experts from around the Earth Institute weigh in on some of the biggest questions about Hurricane Florence.
The end of a 52-year internal conflict could spell trouble for the second most biodiverse country in the world. A new study outlines a sustainable path forward.
In response to guidance from Earth Institute researchers, the largest mining companies in Guinea have committed to sharing sustainability best practices.
In the U.S., some 2,000 high hazard dams are in need of repairs. A project from the Columbia Water Center is helping to identify the most hazardous ones.
A project that anticipates how people will move in response to environmental changes could help to bolster social and humanitarian support for countries in crisis.
Having grown up poor, urbanist and Earth Institute faculty member Malo Hutson brings a unique perspective to his work with displaced and impoverished people.
The changes currently proposed by Congress and the Trump administration are dangerous for biodiversity. Here’s what you need to know.
A new commentary suggests innovative ideas to promote collaboration and interdisciplinary teamwork, which are essential to sustainability breakthroughs.
Replacing some rice with less thirsty crops could help to sustainably feed a rapidly growing population.