The Climate Change Research Initiative at GISS provides a structured research and mentorship experience for educators and students.
Human-generated greenhouse gases and atmospheric particles were affecting global drought risk as far back as the early 20th century according to new study.
A new analysis suggests that exposure to mineral dust may be a bigger cause of premature death in Africa than previously thought.
Researchers used NCCS supercomputing resources to identify and understand the interactions between simple land-cover change and more complex land-management, including irrigation.
GISS scientists remember friend, mentor, research collaborator, and sometimes foil Wally Broecker of the Columbia Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
Earth's global surface temperatures in 2018 were the fourth warmest since 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and NOAA.