Kevin Uno, a Center for Climate and Life Fellow, studies how abrupt changes in climate affected Neolithic human settlement, diet, and abandonment in northwest Africa.
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Some policies can simultaneously address public health threats, reduce emissions and provide for a city’s recovery.
New GPS data show birds adjust to shifting snow conditions as climate warms
Researchers long ago predicted that the 1987 Montreal Protocol, banning ozone-depleting gases, would reverse a worrisome trend in Southern Hemisphere winds. A new study shows they were right.
Three Earth Institute experts weigh in.
Both crises start with experts issuing warnings about big invisible monsters and end with catastrophic consequences that are nearly unstoppable by the time they can be seen and felt.
Ceiba — a teacher, musician, and activist — emphasizes the importance of listening to and learning from indigenous peoples.
The movement of sea ice between Arctic countries is expected to significantly increase this century, raising the risk of more widely transporting pollutants like microplastics and oil, according to new research.
The surprising finding suggests that future hurricanes stoked by warming climate may be even more destructive to forests than scientists have already projected.
Both democratic frontrunners have pledged to take action on climate change, but their plans differ widely.