News

December
5
2012

Mick Follows receives award to pursue high-risk research in marine microbial ecology.

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November
14
2012

Professor of Meteorology, R. Alan Plumb, receives the 2012 Jules G. Charney Award of the American Meteorological Society for "fundamental contributions to the understanding of geophysical fluid dynamics, stratospheric dynamics, chemical...read more

November
7
2012

Adam Schlosser and co-workers develop tool to assess regional risks of climate change, potential impacts on local infrastructure and planning.

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November
5
2012

Atmospheric chemist Susan Solomon finds hope in past environmental challenges.

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November
2
2012

Former Ferrari Group postdoc John Taylor (now a University Lecturer, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge, UK) worked with Roman Stocker (CEE) in this study showing if you’re a microbe...read more

October
31
2012

Whenever there’s an extreme weather event, from a hurricane to a record drought, the question always arises: Is it climate change? Kerry Emanuel told NPR's Here & Now program that it’s hard to know for sure, but it is clear that as...read more

October
30
2012

MIT-Joint program student Michael Toomey joins geomorphologists Taylor Perron (EAPS) and Andrew Ashton (WHOI) in an exploration of why Darwin's theory of atoll evolution doesn't fit the observed life-cycle of some volcanic ocean island...read more

October
30
2012

If you weren't able to make it to Monday's MIT Atmospheric Science Seminar, Prof. Palmer has generously made his presentation The "Real" Butterfly Effect available.

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October
23
2012

"Put on your thinking caps and let's get planning!" Sarah Seager talks to The Atlantic.

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October
17
2012

Tibetan Buddhist leader urges a more enlightened view of self-interest in remarks at a conference held at MIT this week. EAPS' Kerry Emanuel participates in "Ethics, Economics and Environment" panel.

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