New study challenges many climate scientists’ expectations that plants will make much of the world wetter in the future.
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If we are to address climate change, environmental protection must once again be seen as above politics and an unfit arena for partisan battle.
It is more important than ever for schools, educators, and students to lead the way toward a more sustainable future.
Recent research suggests it might not be as sustainable as we might think, but it’s complicated.
Sonya Dyhrman, a microbial oceanographer affiliated with Lamont’s Center for Climate and Life, explains how human-caused climate change is harming ocean health.
Climate change requires nothing less than transforming the nature of economic production and consumption: Not to consume less, but to consume without destroying the planet that sustains us.
The latest show has gotten thousands of people to commit to taking civic action on the climate crisis.
Short answer: Moderation is key.
Pierre Dutrieux, a Lamont-Doherty oceanographer and 2019 Climate and Life Fellow, discusses his Antarctic research and what the new IPCC report says about sea level rise.
Individual efforts to reduce carbon emissions could, in fact, go a long way in making a difference.