Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019

“Our new research showed that the carbon footprints of those communicating the science not only affects their credibility, but also affects audience support for the public policies for which the communicators advocated,” said Weber.

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019

Solar and wind farms are popping up around the country to lower carbon emissions, and these renewables also have another important effect: keeping more water in the ground.

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

The fabled use of canaries in coal mines as an early warning of carbon monoxide stemmed from the birds’ extreme sensitivity to toxic conditions compared to humans.

Monday, Oct 7, 2019
The Cognitive Science of Political Thought: Practical Takeaways for Political Discourse
Monday, Sep 30, 2019
The world is on a course to consume in 2050 more than 50% more crop calories, and 70% more meat and dairy products than in 2010. In the course of doing so, it is likely to clear hundreds of millions of acres of forests and produce far more greenhouse gas emissions.
Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019

Prof. Michael Oppenheimer speaks with PBS NewsHour about the findings of a recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on Oceans, Cryosphere, and Climate Change. Watch the video here. Read more about...

Friday, Sep 20, 2019

"In independent studies, two Princeton University research teams recently identified surprisingly large sources of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, being leaked into the atmosphere. Pound for pound, methane causes a far greater warming effect in the atmosphere than does carbon dioxide — 86-fold more heating over 20 years, and 35-fold more...

Monday, Sep 16, 2019
As a microcosm of the challenges facing coastal cities around the world, New York’s Jamaica Bay pretty much has it all.
Thursday, Aug 15, 2019

C-PREE postdoc, Stuart Riddick, worked with Prof. Denise Mauzerall (C-PREE), Prof. Michael Celia (PEI), and an international team of researchers to measure powerful greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas rigs in the North Sea, discovering that current counts underestimate the amount of methane being released into the atmosphere.