Biodiversity could suffer as result, and more carbon could be added to the atmosphere.
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A new project is looking for the fingerprints of climate change in the hurricanes of today, so we’ll know what to expect in the near future.
Scientists at Columbia’s Earth Institute are using simulations to test how well different methods protect coastal areas from hurricanes and sea level rise.
By enhancing climate models, a project will help to improve forecasts of intense hurricanes like Hurricane Florence.
Experts from around the Earth Institute weigh in on some of the biggest questions about Hurricane Florence.
Our hurricane and disaster experts are standing by to answer media questions about hurricane physics, emergency response, climate change, and more.
When disaster strikes, prisoners’ rights are often forgotten about. A new paper recommends changes that can help protect them.
A student shares her first-hand experience of the devastating storm, and discusses how New York City is building resilience—and how it could do better.
Columbia University researchers to help translate hurricane science into projections for planning for climate and weather risks.