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Climate Change to Continue
Climate Change to Continue
Kate Yandell | Jan 15, 2013
A US federal advisory committee finds that climate change is already impacting the country, and that it’s not about to stop.
NYU Still Recovering from Sandy
NYU Still Recovering from Sandy
Jef Akst | Dec 7, 2012
NYU’s Langone Medical Center continues to struggle from the lasting impact of the 15-foot storm surge that accompanied the recent hurricane.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2012
December 2012's selection of notable quotes
Tracking Sewage Spilled by Sandy
Tracking Sewage Spilled by Sandy
Jef Akst | Nov 15, 2012
Researchers at the University of Delaware use satellites to predict the course of raw sewage through the western Atlantic.
Help for Sandy-Stricken Scientists
Help for Sandy-Stricken Scientists
Dan Cossins | Nov 9, 2012
The research community is pulling together to support scientists at the hurricane-damaged NYU, but the facility has also come under fire for its lack of preparedness.
NYC’s Bloomberg Endorses Obama
NYC’s Bloomberg Endorses Obama
Bob Grant | Nov 6, 2012
In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces his support for President Barack Obama's reelection, citing concern over climate change.
Sandy’s Impact on Science
Sandy’s Impact on Science
Jef Akst | Nov 5, 2012
More stories surface about how last week’s super storm is affecting research up and down the coast—and how science is fighting back.
NYC Science Stunned by Sandy
NYC Science Stunned by Sandy
Dan Cossins | Nov 2, 2012
Super storm Sandy wreaks havoc on researchers across New York City, destroying samples, killing lab animals, and cutting power to much of Manhattan.
3-Year-Old Report Predicted NYC Flooding
3-Year-Old Report Predicted NYC Flooding
Bob Grant | Nov 1, 2012
A New York City climate change brain trust warned of severe damage to the city that bears a striking resemblance to the chaos recently wrought by Hurricane Sandy.
Opinion: Super Storm Sandy
Opinion: Super Storm Sandy
Kevin Trenberth | Oct 31, 2012
What role did climate change play in this week’s massive hurricane?