Focusing on ice loss, glacier hazards, and water variability due to climate change, a new study highlights challenges for communities in Peru’s mountain cryosphere systems.
Climate Policy Archives - State of the Planet
How to set carbon prices that are consistent with goals of both climate experts and economists.
A new approach to carbon pricing avoids the pitfalls of calculating the social costs of carbon.
Changes in carbon emissions, individual behaviors, and government responses will have a big impact on the environment and our ability to combat climate change.
A paper released today presents a new global food system approach to climate-change research that brings together agricultural production, supply chains and consumption.
A study finds that ozone-depleting substances caused about a third of all global warming from 1955 to 2005, and half of Arctic warming and sea ice loss during that period.
For about 10 years, environmental law professor Karl Coplan has been trying to winnow down his direct footprint of CO2 emissions. He has been successful, and has just published a book chronicling his efforts.
Dozens of Earth Institute staff and students took part in New York City’s Climate Strike march.
Researchers warn that world leaders are being misled by economic assessments of future climate-change impacts.