Polar scientists Marco Tedesco and Robin Bell provide a primer on how climate change will impact our coastlines.
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If coral reefs continue to degrade, waves on coastlines may substantially increase, leading to greater coastal erosion.
Andrew Robertson is creating a forecasting system that will help societies adapt and become more resilient to the impacts of climate change.
Chia-Ying Lee, a scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society, studies the structure and intensity evolution of tropical cyclones and how these are influenced by climate change.
Billy D’Andrea is trying to understand Easter Island’s climate history over the last few thousand years and how communities dealt with past climate change.
Organic geochemist Pratigya Polissar is developing new tools to look at the history of plants and ecosystems on Earth over the past 20 million years.
The warmer, more acidic waters caused by climate change influence the behavior of tiny marine organisms essential to ocean health.
A new report explores how advances in climate science can inform near-term investments in the global economy.
Three scientists explain what they’re learning about the ocean’s changing conditions. These discoveries will contribute to the sustainable management and conservation of marine resources, helping to secure food for current and future generations.
In this video, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory researchers Robin Bell, Radley Horton, and Adam Sobel explain their research and how it can help improve adaptation practices and make our homes, livelihoods, and the systems we rely on more resilient to extreme weather and sea level rise.