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More Tornadoes in the Biggest U.S. Outbreaks
Weather Underground
, Dec 2, 2016

The Secret Life of Volcanoes
Columbia magazine
, Dec 1, 2016

Smudged Volcanic Crystals Offer Clues to Past Eruptions
Science
, Nov 17, 2016

The Seafloor Rips Itself Open to Let Magma Through
International Business Times
, Nov 14, 2016

Sand Demand at Center of Beach Replenishment Planning
WorkBoat
, Nov 3, 2016

Climate and Homo Sapiens Migration During the Last Ice Age
John Batchelor Show
, Nov 3, 2016

Local Scientist to Lead National Organization With Global Impact
Nyack New & Views
, Oct 31, 2016

Why Scientists Keep Changing the Forecast for a La NiƱa Winter
WIRED
, Oct 27, 2016

Rock You Like an Earthquake
LiveScience
, Sep 29, 2016

The Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
WNYC The Takeaway
, Sep 14, 2016

How Marie Tharp Changed Geology Forever
Smithsonian
, Sep 1, 2016

Why the Italy Earthquake Was So Destructive
Washington Post
, Aug 24, 2016

Are Earthquakes in Italy and Myanmar Related?
National Geographic
, Aug 24, 2016

Scientists Study Hudson From Adirondacks to Harbor
Associated Press
, Aug 23, 2016

Ocean Slime Is Spreading Quickly Across the Earth
National Geographic News
, Aug 19, 2016

Why Venus May Once Have Been Habitable
Christian Science Monitor
, Aug 12, 2016

Defying Critics, a Paleontologist Looks for Answers Behind Mass Extinctions
Smithsonian
, Aug 5, 2016

The World's Most Lightning-Prone Place Has the World's First Lightning Forecast
Atlas Obscura
, Jul 27, 2016

Why Didn't End of El Nino Bring More Rain to California?
Environmental Research Web
, Jul 25, 2016

Definition of an Explorer
The Lowdown
, Jul 22, 2016

Where Are the Hurricanes?
New York Times
, Jul 15, 2016

Hidden Fault Could Trigger Cataclysmic Quake in Asia
LiveScience
, Jul 11, 2016

Massive Earthquake Could Lurk Under South Asia
National Geographic
, Jul 11, 2016

What Caused a Massive Alaska Landslide?
Christian Science Monitor
, Jul 6, 2016

'World Class' Landslide Rocks Southeast Alaska
KHNS
, Jul 1, 2016

Was There an Ice Age in the Southern Hemisphere?
New York Times
, Jun 6, 2016

Seeing the Seafloor in High Definition
Earth Magazine
, Jun 3, 2016

Deepwater Horizon Spill Sank, Stuck to 'Marine Snow'
Eos
, Jun 3, 2016

Measuring Ice's Behavior, From Earth's Glaciers to Saturn's Moons
Science Explorer
, Jun 3, 2016

'Dirty Blizzard' Carried Deepwater Horizon Contaminants to Seafloor
EENews
, May 30, 2016

You Do Need a Weatherman to Know Which Way the Wind Blew
NPR All Things Considered
, May 30, 2016

Scientists Debate Evidence of Ancient Megatsunami
National Geographic
, May 25, 2016

Fascinated by the Forces That Make Rocks and Ice Flow
People Behind the Science
, May 23, 2016

Investigators Conduct Deep-Sea Search for Egyptair 804
NPR All Things Considered
, May 23, 2016

Farming Is Single Biggest Cause of Europe's Worst Air Pollution
Guardian
, May 17, 2016

The Anthropocene: End of the World As We Know It?
Huffington Post
, May 17, 2016

Slow-Motion Earthquakes May Also Lead to Tsunamis
Business Standard
, May 5, 2016

Ice a Surprising Heat Source on Jupiter's Europa
Cosmos
, Apr 18, 2016

Bringing the Seafloor Into Focus
AGU Blogosphere
, Apr 12, 2016

Is La Nina Coming?
Climate Central
, Apr 8, 2016

What Is Plate Tectonics?
LiveScience
, Mar 24, 2016

Helping the Earth Store Carbon
Fusion
, Mar 13, 2016

Tornado Clusters Are Becoming More Deadly and Common
LiveScience
, Mar 3, 2016

The Science Behind Ethiopia's Hunger Crisis
Mother Jones
, Feb 26, 2016

Millions Face Food Shortages as El Nino Fuels Drought in Africa
Vice News
, Feb 11, 2016

Millions Face Food Shortages as El Nino Fuels Africa's Worst Drought in Decades
Vice News
, Feb 10, 2016

Iron Fertilization Might Not Make Oceans Better Carbon Sinks
Eos
, Feb 5, 2016

Studying the Heart of El Nino
New York Times
, Feb 2, 2016

A Young Ecologist on Cloud Forests, Global Warming and His Career Path
Santa Barbara Independent
, Jan 29, 2016

Unlocking Antarctica's Secrets: The Ross Ice Shelf
MPR
, Jan 28, 2016

Is Oil Actually Good for Sea Life?
Christian Science Monitor
, Jan 26, 2016

Natural Oil Seeps Cause Microbes to Thrive in Gulf of Mexico
Tech Times
, Jan 25, 2016

El Nino's Silver Lining
NPR Morning Edition
, Jan 25, 2016

Why Are Hurricanes Forming In January?
The Conversation
, Jan 21, 2016

Monster Tsunami May Have Created Madagascar Sand Dunes
LiveScience
, Jan 13, 2016

Lingering El Nino Could Mean Fewer Tornadoes
Scientific American
, Jan 13, 2016

In Alaska, North America's Largest Non-Volcanic Landslide
AGU Blogosphere
, Jan 2, 2016

Scientists Debate Evidence of Ancient Megatsunami
National Geographic News
, Dec 22, 2015

Groundwater Depletion Adding to Global Sea-Level Rise
USA Today
, Dec 19, 2015

Alaska Landslide One of World's Biggest in Recent Years
Alaska Dispatch News
, Dec 18, 2015

Causes of California Drought Are Complex
Columbia Spectator
, Dec 7, 2015

The Laws of Subduction
Columbia Magazine
, Dec 1, 2015

Why the Northern Lights Are Moving South
BBC News
, Nov 27, 2015

Our Planet's Magnetic Poles Aren't Reversing Anytime Soon
Gizmodo
, Nov 24, 2015

Scientists Expect Record El Nino
Columbia Record
, Nov 21, 2015

How Panama Changed the World
PBS NOVA
, Nov 12, 2015

El Nino: Meet the Man Who Tries to Predict the Unpredictable
SciDevNet
, Nov 5, 2015

Did Climate Change Jump-Start Human Evolution?
New Scientist
, Nov 4, 2015

Running Science Like a Small Business
Forecast
, Nov 4, 2015

Ancient Volcano Collapse Caused 800-Foot Tsunami
Popular Science
, Nov 2, 2015

Forecasting a Category 7 Hurricane?
CNN
, Oct 24, 2015

'Strongest Storm Ever': Why Global Warmng Alone Not to Blame
WPIX
, Oct 24, 2015

Earth's Magnetic Poles Aren't About to Switch
Science News
, Oct 23, 2015

Satellite Imagery Detects Huge Yukon Landslide
Alaska Dispatch News
, Oct 22, 2015

Can the Climate Really Control Mid-Ocean Ridges?
Ars Technica
, Oct 20, 2015

45 Tons of Ice and Rock Came Crashing Down
NASA Earth Observatory
, Oct 20, 2015

The Mystery of Antarctica's Disappearing Snow
LiveScience
, Oct 15, 2015

Which Animals Live on Glaciers?
EarthSky
, Oct 13, 2015

Robin Bell: Investigating Antarctica
WNET
, Oct 8, 2015

Indonesia on Track for Worst Fire Season Since 1997
Medium.com
, Oct 8, 2015

Megatsunami: An 800-Foot Wave?
Disclose.tv
, Oct 4, 2015

Ancient Megatsunami Flung Boulders High as Eiffel Tower
Washington Post
, Oct 2, 2015

A Tsunami Written in Stone
The New Yorker
, Oct 2, 2015

Island Boulders Reveal Ancient Megatsunami
Nature
, Oct 2, 2015

This Hurricane Won't Be Like the Last One
WNYC
, Oct 1, 2015

Seawater the Source of Some Diamonds
Earth Magazine
, Sep 29, 2015

Basic Science and Discoveries That Cannot Be Predicted
Huffington Post
, Sep 18, 2015

Of Maps and Men
Golden Goose
, Sep 10, 2015

Honoring High Achievements in 'Hypsographic Demography'
Social Science Space
, Sep 10, 2015

The Subdued Roar of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami
ABC News
, Sep 3, 2015

We're Worse Off Than Ever for El Nino
Daily Beast
, Sep 1, 2015

Sea Ice: How Ancient Ocean Birthed Diamonds
LiveScience
, Aug 26, 2015

Thanks to El Nino, We Know What's Coming
Slate
, Aug 19, 2015

El Nino May Bring 'Godzilla' Storms to California
MSNBC
, Aug 14, 2015

New Jersey Earthquake: Residents Heard an 'Explosion'
NJ.com
, Aug 14, 2015

Report Sets New Goals for U.S. Antarctic Program
Science
, Aug 11, 2015

Huge Pacific Algae Bloom Poisons Shellfish and Sea Lions
Vice News
, Aug 10, 2015

Inside a Volcano
WAMC
, Aug 6, 2015

Ocean Currents Show Debris Could Be From Malaysia 370
Mashable
, Jul 30, 2015

Flight 370 Debris Could Have Reached Western Indian Ocean
NPR
, Jul 30, 2015

Why Record California Rainfall Won't End the Drought
Mic.com
, Jul 21, 2015

Intensifying El Nino Could Rival Strongest in History
Washington Post
, Jul 21, 2015

Glacial Earthquakes May Help Scientists Track Ice Loss
Los Angeles Times
, Jun 26, 2015

What's Inside the Earth?
PBS NewsHour
, Jun 25, 2015

What Happens During a 'Glacial Earthquake'
NPR Morning Edition
, Jun 25, 2015

Earthquakes Are Shaking Greenland, for a Disturbing Reason
Washington Post
, Jun 25, 2015

The Madden-Julian Oscillation
WAMC Academic Minute
, Jun 23, 2015

Indonesia at Risk of Huge Fires
The Conversation
, Jun 16, 2015

The True Face of Mercury
BBC
, Jun 11, 2015

How Does Oil Form?
NBC News
, Jun 10, 2015

Polar Scientists to Explore Beneath Largest Ice Shelf
Science
, Jun 5, 2015

New Estimates of the Global Carbon Cycle
Deep Carbon Observatory
, Jun 5, 2015

Can Big Data Save Us From Climate Catastrophes?
Medium
, Jun 5, 2015

The Upper Crust in a Tectonic Plate Collision
New York Times
, Jun 1, 2015

From Granite to Glacier: Rebuilding Antarctica's Past
Medill Reports
, May 21, 2015

When Is the Next Major Hurricane Going to Hit?
Wired
, May 20, 2015

Scientists Find World's Oldest Stone Tools
CBS News
, May 20, 2015

Who Used the Earliest Stone Tools?
International Business Times
, May 20, 2015

Stone Tool Discovery Pushes Back Dawn of Culture 700,000 Years
Guardian
, May 20, 2015

Anatomy of a Deglaciation
Antarctic Sun
, May 11, 2015

Why Allergies Are So Bad Right Now
Rockland Journal News
, May 8, 2015

What's Driving Major Hurricane Landfalls?
Washington Post
, Apr 30, 2015

Mercury Mission Set to End With Dramatic Crash
Nature
, Apr 27, 2015

Nepal: Improving Earthquake Resilience in Developing Nations
Christian Science Monitor
, Apr 27, 2015

$35 Million to Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory for Ocean Research
Nyack-Permont Patch
, Apr 24, 2015

Decoding the Depths of the Earth
Scienceline
, Apr 23, 2015

What Is Biodiversity?
PBS Sci-Tech Now
, Apr 22, 2015

Nepal: A Tragedy Waiting to Happen
CNN
, Apr 21, 2015

Looking Back on Messenger's Discoveries About Mercury
Sci-Tech Today
, Apr 19, 2015

Filming Extreme Tectonic Processes
Earth Magazine
, Mar 27, 2015

El Nino Can Predict Tornado Season's Intensity
LiveScience
, Mar 16, 2015

La Nina Boosts Frequency of US Tornadoes, Study Finds
Carbon Brief
, Mar 16, 2015

Mercury, Seen as Never Before
Nature
, Mar 16, 2015

Seafloor Eruptions Triggered By Tides, Ice Ages
National Geographic News
, Feb 7, 2015

Waking Beasts: Underwater Volcanoes Roused By Ice Ages
LiveScience
, Feb 5, 2015

Undersea Volcanoes Erupt With Gravity, Shifting Earth?s Climate
Scientific American
, Feb 5, 2015

Study Finds How Unseen Volcanoes May Influence Earth?s Climate
ClickGreen
, Feb 5, 2015

Vapor-Pressure Deficit, Lurking in Our Woods
HIgh Country News
, Jan 28, 2015

Supercomputing the Evolution of a Hardy Flower
Texas Advanced Computing Center
, Jan 27, 2015

The Southwest's Most Important Number
Ensia
, Jan 20, 2015

British Geologist Wins Vetlesen Prize for Volcano Work
BBC
, Jan 20, 2015

British Volcanologist Wins Earth Science ?Nobel? Prize
The Conversation
, Jan 20, 2015

The 40,000-Mile Volcano
New York Times
, Jan 12, 2015

The Mesozoic: Age of Dinosaurs
LIveScience
, Jan 7, 2015

Under the Ice, Antarctica's Never-Never Land
Daily Mail
, Dec 15, 2014

Flying the Skies, Reaching for the Stars
Columbia College Today
, Dec 15, 2014

How One Woman's Discovery Shook the Foundations of Geology
Mental Floss
, Dec 14, 2014

Polar Vortex: How I Learned to Love an Overused Buzzword
Salon
, Nov 22, 2014

Dust Bowl Was Worst Drought of Last Millennium, Study Finds
Weather Channel
, Nov 21, 2014

Antarctica's Mysterious Mountains, Preserved by Ice
LiveScience
, Nov 20, 2014

Maya Tolstoy: Seafloor Volcano and Earthquake Scientist
Conversations With Creative Women
, Nov 11, 2014

A Messenger From Mercury
Planetary Radio
, Nov 3, 2014

A New Exploration Era for Our Changing Poles
Bruce Museum
, Oct 28, 2014

U.S. Tornadoes Form in Swarms
Scientific American
, Oct 16, 2014

How Climate Change May Have Shaped Human Evolution
Smithsonian
, Sep 30, 2014

Fault Lines: Facts About Cracks in the Earth
LiveScience
, Sep 26, 2014

Scientists to Use Airguns Off NC to Study Continental Rift
Virginian-Pilot
, Sep 13, 2014

Urban Waste Threatens Arabian Sea Fisheries
The Telegraph
, Sep 10, 2014

Emerald Green Arabian Sea May Herald Ecosystem Disaster
LiveScience
, Sep 9, 2014

Antarctic Station Adds Whales to Long-Term Ecology Study
Antarctic Sun
, Jul 25, 2014

What Has Happened to El Nino?
BBC World Service
, Jul 21, 2014

Super-Strong El Nino Now Off the Table
Slate
, Jul 17, 2014

U.S. Raises Threat of a New York Quake
New York Times
, Jul 17, 2014

8 Misconceptions About El Nino
Huffington Post
, Jul 10, 2014

Did Halley's Comet Convert the Irish to Christianity?
Smithsonian Channel
, Jul 8, 2014

Nuclear Power: Worst-Case Recalibration
Capital New York
, Jul 2, 2014

Lamont-Doherty Researchers Make Their Mark on the Map
Columbia Record
, Jul 1, 2014

Tree Rings: A Natural Archive
Pulse of the Planet
, Jul 1, 2014

Why El Nino Forecasts Use Probabilities
Sierra Sun Times
, Jun 22, 2014

Frozen Underworld Discovered Beneath Greenland Ice Sheet
The Guardian
, Jun 16, 2014

Refreezing Water Causes Weird Warps in Greenland Ice
Climate Central
, Jun 16, 2014

El Nino Is Going to Make Your 2014 Miserable
Scientific American
, Jun 16, 2014

Corporate Research Grants, With Almost No Strings Attached
Science Business
, Jun 5, 2014

Will El Nino Lead to Extreme Weather This Year?
NPR Here & Now
, May 28, 2014

Desert Blocked Spread of Early Dinosaurs
National Geographic News
, May 20, 2014

Local Climate Scientist Becomes a Geology Heavyweight
Rockland Journal News
, May 18, 2014

The Woman Who Saw Beneath the Oceans
Skeptic Blog
, May 14, 2014

'Missing' Hudson River Mud May Hold Climate-Change Clues
Rockland Journal News
, May 11, 2014

John Allen: Scientist With an Eye on the Storm
Climate Central
, May 8, 2014

Scientific 'Buried Treasure' May Yield Data on Shorelines' Future
McClatchy Newspapers
, Apr 30, 2014

Drought Could Have Lasting Effect in Eastern US
redOrbit
, Apr 18, 2014

Could 2014 El Nino Be a Mighty One?
ABC News
, Apr 7, 2014

After 22 Years, Polar Researchers Still Find Surprises
Antarctic Sun
, Apr 4, 2014

A Question of Atmosphere, on Earth and Beyond
phys.org
, Apr 1, 2014

Meningitis Outbreaks Linked to Wind and Dust Levels
Guardian
, Mar 25, 2014

New Zealand Dust May Have Cooled Earth During Ice Age
LiveScience
, Mar 24, 2014

Mercury Is Wrinkling Like a Raisin
Forbes
, Mar 17, 2014

Climate Conditions Help Forecast Meningitis Outbreak
Astrobiology
, Mar 17, 2014

Please Explain: Glaciers
WNYC Leonard Lopate
, Mar 14, 2014

Did Rainy Climate Aid Genghis Khan?
Los Angeles Times
, Mar 14, 2014

3D Maps Show Lead Persists in Oceans
Fast Company
, Mar 11, 2014

Mongol Empire May Have Risen During Abrupt Climate Shift
ClimateWire
, Mar 11, 2014

Genghis Khan's Secret Weapon: Rain
National Geographic
, Mar 10, 2014

Weather May Have Helped Genghis Khan
Toronto Star
, Mar 10, 2014

Wet Spell Powered Mongol Empire
The Telegraph (Calcutta)
, Mar 10, 2014

Warm, Wet Times Led to Mongol Rise
Smithsonian
, Mar 9, 2014

Wet Climate Helped Genghis Khan Conquer Asia
The Conversation
, Mar 9, 2014

Finding New Worlds in a City's Old Snow Piles
New York Times
, Mar 5, 2014

Tree Rings Record History of Drought
Discover
, Mar 1, 2014

Glacier Bay Landslide Excites Scientists
KHNS, Alaska public radio
, Feb 28, 2014

Massive Landslide Detected in Remote Alaska
LiveScience
, Feb 20, 2014

What's Causing a Spike in Oklahoma Earthquakes?
The Nation
, Feb 19, 2014

Where Does Road Salt Come From?
National Geographic
, Feb 19, 2014

What Wiped Out the American West?
Discover
, Feb 10, 2014

Dead Plants Hold Earthquake Secrets
LiveScience
, Jan 24, 2014

Award Hails Efforts to Rescue Endangered Geoscience Data
Eos
, Jan 7, 2014

Halley?s Comet May Be Linked to Famine 1,500 Years Ago
LiveScience
, Dec 18, 2013

Yellowstone Supervolcano Is Bigger Than Previously Thought
WNYC The Takeaway
, Dec 16, 2013

'Butterflies of the Sea' Record Ocean History in Their Shells
AGU Blogs
, Dec 11, 2013

Drill Baby, Drill
The New Yorker
, Dec 2, 2013

Investigating Landslides From Afar
Discover
, Nov 11, 2013

How Future Storms Will Claim a Bigger Toll
CNN
, Nov 10, 2013

Super Typhoon May Be Harbinger of Worse to Come
Voice of America
, Nov 9, 2013

Potential Impact of the Super Typhoon
CNN
, Nov 8, 2013

Rare Earths and Cell Phones
WAMC
, Oct 16, 2013

Robin Bell: Polar Geophysicist, Sailor and More
The 51%
, Oct 14, 2013

The Carbon Eaters
Columbia magazine
, Oct 10, 2013

Government Shutdown Could Reach to Antarctica
PRI's The World
, Oct 7, 2013

Even Antarctica Feels Effects of Government Shutdown
NPR
, Oct 7, 2013

Government Shutdown Stymies Scientific Research
WNYC
, Oct 2, 2013

Geologists Take Drill to Triassic Park
Nature
, Oct 1, 2013

How Sandy Changed the Way We Issue Storm Warnings
Earth
, Sep 11, 2013

Did a Comet Really Kill the Mammoths?
National Geographic News
, Sep 10, 2013

Understanding Lava
WAMC
, Sep 5, 2013

Fracking Practices to Blame in Ohio Earthquakes
LiveScience
, Sep 4, 2013

The Risk Beneath Bangladesh
American Museum of Natural History
, Sep 1, 2013

Flying Low Over Greenland to Track Changes in the Ice Sheet
The Guardian
, Aug 27, 2013

Scientists Track Greenland's Melting Ice Sheet With 'Ice Pod'
The Guardian
, Aug 27, 2013

What Was 'Snowball Earth' Really Like?
Astrobiology
, Aug 23, 2013

Headstone for an Apocalypse
New York Times
, Aug 16, 2013

Picking Volcanoes With a Short Fuse
Agence France-Presse
, Aug 1, 2013

'Highway From Hell' Quickly Fed Deadly Volcano
LiveScience
, Aug 1, 2013

Earth and Moon--As Seen From Saturn and Mercury
NBC News
, Jul 22, 2013

Wastewater Wells Trigger Earthquakes
NPR All Things Considered
, Jul 13, 2013

Distant Quakes Trigger Temblors in Oil Patch
Daily Climate
, Jul 12, 2013

Distant Quakes May Trigger Wastewater-Site Temblors
BBC News
, Jul 12, 2013

Wastewater Disposal Linked to Remotely Triggered Quakes
National Geographic
, Jul 12, 2013

Far-Off Quakes May Cause Temblors at Injection Wells
New York Times
, Jul 12, 2013

Injection Wells Spawn Powerful Earthquakes
Scientific American
, Jul 12, 2013

In Bangladesh, Deeply Buried Hazards
Science 360
, Jul 11, 2013

North Africa Melting Sheds Light on How Oceans Form
Planet Earth Online
, Jul 4, 2013

Seafloor Earthquakes
TEDx
, Jun 5, 2013

The Hudson River's Climate Records
WAMC public radio
, Jun 3, 2013

Deep Arctic Waters Still Flowed During Last Ice Age
LiveScience
, May 31, 2013

Seafloor ?Breathing? Could Help Forecast Earthquakes
LiveScience
, May 30, 2013

Does Climate Influence Volcanoes?
Chronicle of Higher Education
, May 24, 2013

Earthquakes May Be Possible to Forecast
Xinhua TV
, Apr 28, 2013

Uncovering Fossils and Ancient Mysteries in New Jersey
New Jersey.com
, Apr 21, 2013

Climate Model Fails to 'Predict' U.S. Droughts
Nature
, Apr 16, 2013

Earth Day Action, Far and Near
Nyack News & Views
, Apr 16, 2013

Ancient Shark-Tooth Swords Reveal Long-Lost Species
The Week
, Apr 4, 2013

Researchers Develop Tool to Monitor Ice Sheets
Columbia Spectator
, Mar 29, 2013

Landslide 'Quakes' Give Clues to Size and Location of Debris Flows
Smithsonian
, Mar 27, 2013

The Amazon's Invisible 'Flying Rivers'
BBC Future
, Mar 27, 2013

Vandalism on High Seas Leaves Gaps in Key Climate Data
ClimateWire
, Mar 26, 2013

Ancient Volcanoes Linked to Mass Extinction May Have Modern Parallel
ClimateWire
, Mar 23, 2013

Landslides Detected From Afar
Science News
, Mar 23, 2013

Listening With Seismology Could Predict Landslides
LiveScience
, Mar 22, 2013

The Shaky Side of Landslides
Science
, Mar 22, 2013

Huge Volcano Eruptions May Have Paved Way for Dinosaurs
Popular Science
, Mar 21, 2013

Volcano-Induced Die-Off Paved Way for Dinosaurs, Study Suggests
Los Angeles Times
, Mar 21, 2013

Saving the Past in Dying Trees
Science
, Feb 11, 2013

NY Shouldn't Discount Drilling-Related Quakes, Scientist Says
Energywire
, Jan 31, 2013

U.S. Northeast Tremor Caused by Sonic Boom, Not Earthquake
Reuters
, Jan 28, 2013

'Soundings,' a Book on a Woman Who Mapped the Seafloor
New York Times
, Jan 24, 2013

Fracking Shakes Up the Earth
Albany Times-Union
, Jan 16, 2013

All About Helium
WNYC Leonard Lopate
, Jan 4, 2013

Satellite Data Helps Predict Meningitis Outbreaks
Inside Science
, Dec 18, 2012

Genghis Khan's Rise Probably Aided by Climate
The Economist
, Dec 5, 2012

Inside the Army's Arctic Simulation Lab
Wired
, Nov 14, 2012

The Anthropocene (Part 3)
BBC World Service
, Nov 5, 2012

The Anthropocene (Part 2)
BBC World Service
, Nov 4, 2012

High-Def Storm Models Yielded Accurate Predictions
NPR All Things Considered
, Oct 31, 2012

Predicting a Storm Surge Into New York City's Subways
The Atlantic
, Oct 28, 2012

The Science of Hurricane Sandy
WNYC Brian Lehrer
, Oct 26, 2012

Hurricane Sandy, the 'Frankenstorm'
Climate Central
, Oct 26, 2012

A Volcanic Mind
Our Amazing Planet
, Oct 11, 2012

Interview With a Deep-Earth 'Genius'
NPR All Things Considered
, Oct 2, 2012

The Roots of Empire
Science
, Sep 28, 2012

Where Asia's Monsoons Go to Die
Science
, Sep 28, 2012

An Evening of Ignorance
Studio 360
, Sep 22, 2012

Did a Meteorite Kickstart the Age of Dinosaurs?
Daily Mail
, Sep 19, 2012

Can Polar Melting Affect Earth's Tilt and Spin?
New York Times
, Sep 18, 2012

Did Dinosaurs' Reign Begin, as Well as End, With a Meteorite?
Scientific American
, Sep 17, 2012

A Red Tide Epidemic?
New York Times
, Sep 13, 2012

Dinosaur Tracks Lead a New Jersey Man to His Life's Pursuit
The Progress
, Sep 13, 2012

The Color of Extraterrestrial Plants
WAMC public radio
, Sep 10, 2012

The Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
Huffington Post
, Aug 28, 2012

Shark-Tooth Weapons Reveal Lost Biodiversity
Nature
, Aug 17, 2012

El Nino Exerts a Deadly Effect
Nature
, Aug 12, 2012

Sean Solomon Named New Lamont Director
(Rockland, N.Y.) Journal News
, Aug 6, 2012

How Earth's 'Hum' Could Be Used to Predict Earthquakes
LiveScience
, Aug 2, 2012

Sweeping 'Grand Canyon' Discovered Beneath Antarctic Ice
Our Amazing Planet
, Jul 25, 2012

Tiny Sea Creatures Ride Rogue Currents to Arctic Waters
LiveScience
, Jul 25, 2012

After Deepwater
Chronicle of Higher Education
, Jul 18, 2012

Geophysicist Sean Solomon Is New Director of Lamont-Doherty
Columbia magazine
, Jul 16, 2012

Study Raises New Concern About Earthquakes,Drilling Fluids
Reuters
, Jul 12, 2012

The Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
Nature
, Jul 12, 2012

When Space Changed History
History Channel
, Jun 17, 2012

The Man Who Invented Dinosaurs
NPR Studio 360
, Jun 8, 2012

1,200-Year-Old Cosmic Blast Captured in Japanese Trees
National Geographic News
, Jun 7, 2012

Cruising the Northwest Coast for Signs of the 'Big One'
KPLU
, Jun 4, 2012

Why Did Life Almost Die Out 200 Million Years Ago?
BBC
, May 17, 2012

Scientist Studies Microscopic Plant Life in Ice
Arctic Sounder
, May 11, 2012

Rising Ocean Temperatures Prime Amazon for Fire
Scientific American
, Apr 10, 2012

Abundant Rain May Have Spurred Genghis Khan's Expansion
Scientific American
, Mar 21, 2012

Scientists Closer to Season-Long Tornado Forecasts
CBS Evening News
, Mar 19, 2012

Extraterrestial Photosynthesis
Astrobiology Magazine
, Mar 15, 2012

Tree Rings Reveal Water Woes for Southeast U.S.
Environmental Research Web
, Mar 14, 2012

In Guatemala, Reading Between the Tree Rings
New York Times blogs
, Mar 13, 2012

Oceans May Have Set Stage for Human Evolution
Science News
, Feb 17, 2012

Russians Punch Through to Antarctic Lake
NPR All Things Considered
, Feb 9, 2012

What if We Could Predict Tornadoes a Month Out?
Christian Science Monitor
, Jan 27, 2012

Waiting for Death Valley's Next Big Bang
Discovery News
, Jan 24, 2012

Ubehebe Crater: Young, But Not About to Erupt
Wired
, Jan 24, 2012

In Death Valley, Ancient Volcano Gives Scientists a Surprise
Christian Science Monitor
, Jan 24, 2012

Why Is It So Warm in January?
WNYC Brian Lehrer
, Jan 10, 2012

Disasters Simulated in Lab Provide Earthquake Data
Voice of America
, Jan 9, 2012

Mapping a Mountain Range Found Under Antarctic Ice
Voice of America
, Jan 9, 2012

How Ocean Floors Reveal Past Climate Changes
Voice of America
, Jan 9, 2012

In His 80s, Geophysicist Still Probes Ocean?s Secrets
Voice of America
, Jan 9, 2012

Deep Sea Expedition Probes Tectonic Plates
Our Amazing Planet
, Jan 9, 2012

Researchers Look to Predict U.S. Floods
State Journal
, Jan 4, 2012

Ohio Earthquake Likely Caused by Fracking Wastewater
Scientific American
, Jan 4, 2012

Ohio Closes Disposal Wells After Earthquakes
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
, Jan 3, 2012

Fracking Byproducts May Be Linked to Ohio Quakes
NPR All Things Considered
, Jan 3, 2012

How Fracking Might Have Led to Ohio Quake
Christian Science Monitor
, Jan 2, 2012

Dead Sea Drying Fast, a Sign of Trouble
Jewish Daily Forward
, Dec 23, 2011

A Teak Record From Burma
Nature Climate Change
, Dec 20, 2011

Exploring Climate History Through the Grapevine
Discovery News
, Dec 20, 2011

Seeking Geological Treasure, From Before the Dinosaurs
Astrobiology Magazine
, Dec 15, 2011

Dead Sea Dried Up in Past
Science
, Dec 12, 2011

Subglacial Streams of Antarctica
WAMC public radio
, Dec 12, 2011

Bible Accounts Supported By Dead Sea Record?
National Geographic News
, Dec 9, 2011

U.S. Helps Bangladesh Study Earthquake Risk
SciDevNet
, Dec 9, 2011

Did Maya Collapse Come From Deforestation?
Mongabay.com
, Dec 8, 2011

Dead Sea Sediments May Deepen Understanding of Biblical Events
Discovery News
, Dec 7, 2011

Cores Reveal When Dead Sea Died
BBC News
, Dec 5, 2011

Could the Dead Sea Completely Vanish?
LiveScience
, Dec 5, 2011

Maya May Have Caused Own Collapse
LiveScience
, Dec 5, 2011

Ancient Dry Spells Offer Clues About Future Drought
Science Daily
, Dec 5, 2011

The Science of Water and Climate: A Talk With Upmanu Lall
The Atlantic
, Nov 30, 2011

Antarctic 'Ghost Mountains' Mystery Solved
BBC
, Nov 17, 2011

Dark Days of the Triassic: Lost World
Nature
, Nov 16, 2011

Shifting Face of a 200 Million-Year-Old Mystery
BBC
, Oct 13, 2011

Can Humans Cause Earthquakes?
New York Times
, Oct 10, 2011

Vessel Explores Earthquakes Off Alaska
Columbia Record
, Sep 23, 2011

After East Coast Quake, Geoscientists Get to Work
New York Times
, Sep 13, 2011

How Are Ancient Stone Tools Dated?
New York Times
, Sep 13, 2011

Earthquakes Raise Concern for East Coast Nuclear Plants
New Jersey Newsroom
, Sep 2, 2011

Why Hurricanes Prove Forecasters Wrong
The Takeaway
, Aug 30, 2011

Earthquake 101
WNYC Brian Lehrer
, Aug 24, 2011

The Six Biggest East Coast Quakes
ABC News
, Aug 24, 2011

Off Oregon, Seafloor Sensors Listen for Earthquakes
Our Amazing Planet
, Aug 18, 2011

Global Geospatial Group to Promote Data Sharing
SciDev.Net
, Aug 18, 2011

Scientists Predict Undersea Volcano Eruption
AFP
, Aug 9, 2011

Explaining Volcanoes
History Channel
, Jul 27, 2011

In Vermont, Scars of an Ancient Eruption
Burlington Free Press
, Jul 27, 2011

The Science of Drought Prediction
BBC World Service
, Jul 14, 2011

The Megathrust Mission: Mapping Alaska's Great Quake Fault
Our Amazing Planet
, Jul 13, 2011

Mining the Deep Sea
WNYC Leonard Lopate
, Jul 8, 2011

New U.S. Funds for Research Collaborations in Developing World
Science
, Jul 8, 2011

Averting a Locust Plague
Nature
, Jun 29, 2011

How Old Is Backyard Dirt?
New York Times
, Jun 14, 2011

A Bengali Recipe for Disaster
Science
, Jun 10, 2011

How the Weather Can Soak Your Profits
Wall Street Journal
, Apr 29, 2011

Can Earthquakes Shift Earth's Weather?
New York Times
, Apr 26, 2011

Why 1783 and 2010 Were Alike
Our Amazing Planet
, Apr 13, 2011

Blindsided by the Ferocity of a Fault
New York Times
, Mar 22, 2011

Sizing Up the Japan Quake
CNN Anderson Cooper 360
, Mar 12, 2011

Japan Quake Could Have Been Even Worse
CNN
, Mar 12, 2011
by Leonardo Seeber

Seismologists Analyze the Japan Quake
Wall Street Journal
, Mar 12, 2011

Quakes Not Increasing, But Human Risk Is
CNN
, Mar 12, 2011
by Colin Stark

Is the U.S. Ready for a Mega-Earthquake?
CBS News
, Mar 12, 2011

The Science of Tsunamis
WNYC Leonard Lopate
, Mar 11, 2011

Bottoms Up for Antarctic Ice Sheets
NPR Morning Edition
, Mar 3, 2011

Antarctic Ice Sheet Built 'Bottom-Up'
BBC
, Mar 3, 2011

A Big Surprise Beneath the Ice
New York Times
, Mar 3, 2011

Major Science Center Puts Published Research on Internet
ClimateWire
, Mar 2, 2011

Earth Observatory Will Open Access to Research
Columbia Spectator
, Mar 1, 2011

Submarines to Do Science Under Polar Ice
Nature
, Feb 17, 2011

Deep Below Antarctic Ice, Lake May Soon See Light
NPR All Things Considered
, Feb 3, 2011

Quakes, Tectonic and Theoretical
New York Times
, Jan 16, 2011

Two Phenomena Causing World's Extreme Weather
CNN
, Jan 13, 2011

Jack Oliver, Who Proved Continental Drift, Dies at 87
New York Times
, Jan 12, 2011

Climate Patterns to Help Predict the Next Big Floods?
National Geographic News
, Dec 29, 2010

Volcanoes Alter Rain Across Broad Areas
Our Amazing Planet
, Nov 3, 2010

Earthquake Science: Beyond Bricks and Mortar
Nature Geoscience
, Oct 29, 2010
by Arthur Lerner-Lam

Disasters Widen the Rich?Poor Gap
Nature
, Aug 25, 2010

Short Term Meteorology Drove Last Winter's Snows
Scientific American
, Jul 30, 2010

Clashing Pacific and Atlantic Patterns Shaped 2010 Super Snows
New York Times
, Jul 27, 2010

Passing of an Ocean Explorer
New York Times
, Jul 6, 2010

2010 Hurricane Season Will Be Above Normal
Earth & Sky
, Jun 28, 2010

Earthquakes May Rock in Synchrony
Our Amazing Planet
, Jun 22, 2010

Mysterious Mountains Found Hidden Below Antarctic Ice
Christian Science Monitor
, Jun 10, 2010

Uncorking the Southern Ocean's Vintage CO2
Science
, May 28, 2010
by Robert F. Anderson and Mary-Elena Carr

Groundwater Arsenic in South Asia
Science
, May 28, 2010

Vulcanism and Cataclysm
New York Times
, May 25, 2010

Invasive Plant Increases Ozone Pollution
BBC News
, May 20, 2010

Kudzu Linked to Poor Air Quality
Los Angeles Times
, May 19, 2010

Kudzu Could Increase Ozone Pollution
LiveScience
, May 19, 2010

In Cornfield's Tremble, a Warning for New York
New York Times
, Apr 29, 2010

Antarctic Ozone Hole Affecting Weather in Tropics
CNN
, Apr 22, 2010

Why All the Earthquakes?
Big Think
, Apr 16, 2010

How Volcanoes Can Change the World
CNN.com
, Apr 16, 2010
by Rosanne D'Arrigo

Teams Set for First Taste of Antarctic Lakes
Nature
, Mar 23, 2010

Scientists Plumb Depths Off Haiti
White House Office of Science and Technology
, Mar 22, 2010

Dinosaurs Might Be Older Than Previously Thought
U.S. News & World Report
, Mar 4, 2010

Putting the Chilean Earthquake in Context
NPR The Takeaway
, Mar 2, 2010

Living in Fear in the Fault Zone
NBC Nightly News
, Mar 2, 2010

Why Chile Suffered Less Than Haiti
CNN
, Feb 28, 2010

Earthquakes: The Prediction Puzzle
Science
, Feb 26, 2010

Hydrothermal Vents Can Be Colonized From Afar
Science News
, Feb 26, 2010

Disaster Awaits Cities in Earthquake Zones
New York Times
, Feb 25, 2010

Drilling the Antarctic Seafloor
Popular Mechanics
, Feb 19, 2010

Giant Meteorites Slammed Earth at 500 AD?
National Geographic News
, Feb 3, 2010

U.S. Fault Lines
ABC Good Morning America
, Jan 18, 2010

Earth's Quake 'Hot Zones'
CBS News
, Jan 17, 2010

Earthquake Threat Lurks for U.S., Too
MSNBC
, Jan 16, 2010

Deforestation Heightens Haiti Landslide Risk
National Geographic News
, Jan 14, 2010

What Caused the Haiti Quake?
Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC
, Jan 13, 2010

Haiti Quake No Surprise to Geologists
NPR All Things Considered
, Jan 13, 2010

Haiti Quake: What Happened?
MSNBC
, Jan 13, 2010

Scientists Warned of Coming Quake
Newsweek
, Jan 13, 2010

Understanding Caribbean Earthquakes
ABC
, Jan 13, 2010

Classified Recording of First Fusion Bomb Found in Old Safe
Wired
, Jan 12, 2010

Carbon Sequestration on the East Coast
NPR Science Friday
, Jan 8, 2010

East Coast Basalt and Carbon Sequestration
NPR Talk of the Nation
, Jan 8, 2010

Where to Store CO2? Try the U.S. East Coast
Scientific American.com
, Jan 4, 2010

Hidden Fault Amplified 2004 Tsunami
Discovery News
, Dec 24, 2009

Data to Expose 'Ghost Mountains'
BBC News
, Dec 18, 2009

Tree Ring Science and Tomorrow's Water
Scientific American
, Nov 18, 2009

The Secret Life of Ancient Trees
Christian Science Monitor
, Nov 10, 2009

Operation Ice Bridge
PRI's The World
, Oct 12, 2009

NASA Flights Will Study Antarctic Changes
CNN
, Oct 8, 2009

CO2 Shell Game
Columbia
, Oct 1, 2009

'Planetary Boundaries' Have Been Crossed, Warns Provocative Study
environment360
, Sep 23, 2009

In Bangladesh, Findings on Arsenic and Water
New York Times
, Sep 22, 2009

Using Climate Models to Help the Everglades
EarthSky
, Aug 26, 2009

Earthquakes and Polluted Wells Tied to Hydrofracking
WAMC, Northeast Public Radio
, Aug 18, 2009

Natural Disaster Death Zones
Popular Science
, Aug 8, 2009

Mapping Wetlands in More Detail
Environmental Research Web
, Jul 3, 2009

N. Korea Test 5 Times Bigger Than Last
Agence France-Presse
, May 28, 2009

N. Korea Nuke Test Could Have Positive Outcome
New Scientist
, May 27, 2009

Confirming N. Korea Nuclear Blast Will Take Time
Agence France-Presse
, May 25, 2009

A Peak Underneath
Columbia
, May 1, 2009

On Top of the World
Columbia
, May 1, 2009

Exploring Seabed History With 600,000 Pounds of Pipe
Popular Mechanics
, Apr 17, 2009

Earthquakes' Mysteries Stymie Efforts to Predict Them
New York Times
, Apr 13, 2009

Polar Researchers Look for Climate Clues in Mountains of Data
PBS Newshour
, Apr 10, 2009

Up Close With Ocean Cores
Popular Mechanics
, Apr 9, 2009

Italian Towns Crushed by Quake
NBC Nightly News
, Apr 6, 2009

Why the Ocean Floor Sinks
Science
, Apr 4, 2009

Ocean Drilling: How the Past Provides Clues to Future
Popular Mechanics
, Apr 3, 2009

Diamonds Are a Geologist's Best Friend
Discover
, Apr 1, 2009

Questions for an Icequake Expert
Popular Mechanics
, Apr 1, 2009

Is the Big One Near?
The Takeaway, WNYC
, Mar 27, 2009

Advances in Monitoring Nuclear Weapon Testing
Scientific American
, Mar 1, 2009

Alp-Sized Peaks Found Entombed in Antarctic Ice
Reuters
, Feb 24, 2009

Antarctica's Impossible Peaks Come Into View
Nature
, Feb 24, 2009

'Ghost Peaks' Mapped Under Ice
BBC
, Feb 24, 2009

Possible Link Between Dam and China Quake
New York Times
, Feb 6, 2009

Chinese Quake May Have Been Manmade
Telegraph (London)
, Feb 2, 2009

J. Lamar Worzel, Columbia Physicist
Los Angeles Times
, Feb 2, 2009

Origin of the Ocean Floor
Scientific American
, Feb 1, 2009
Peter Kelemen

A Library of Mud
NPR Science Friday
, Jan 30, 2009

J. Lamar Worzel, Expert on Oceans' Depths
New York Times
, Jan 26, 2009

Obama, Antarctica
Nature
, Jan 20, 2009

Human Trigger for the Great Sichuan Quake?
Science
, Jan 16, 2009

Comet Triggered Ancient Famine
New Scientist
, Jan 7, 2009

Big Volcanoes Can Cool the Tropcis
Economic Times
, Jan 6, 2009

Ice Calving Causes Glacial Earthquakes
ANI
, Jan 4, 2009

Troubled Waters
The Economist
, Jan 1, 2009

Tropics Cooled by Volcanic Eruptions
AFP
, Dec 22, 2008

Link Between Tropical Temperatures, Volcanoes
Planet Earth
, Dec 22, 2008

Climate Change, From Poland to the Poles
NPR Talk of the Nation
, Dec 5, 2008

A Catastrophic Career
Discover
, Nov 22, 2008

A Huge Mountain Range That Shouldn't Be There
MSNBC
, Oct 21, 2008

Expedition Set for 'Ghost Peaks'
BBC News
, Oct 14, 2008

The Tunguska Mystery
Scientific American
, Jul 1, 2008

NASA Data Helps Pinpoint Impacted Populations in Disaster Aftermath
NASA.gov
, Jun 12, 2008

The Top 5 Ways To Cause a Manmade Earthquake
Wired
, Jun 4, 2008

The Sky Is Falling
The Atlantic Monthly
, Jun 1, 2008

Calculating the Damage in China
NBC Nightly News
, May 12, 2008

Mother Nature Still in Charge
LiveScience
, May 9, 2008

U.S Earthquakes Jangle Nerves, Leave Scientists With Questions
ABC News
, May 7, 2008

Seven Questions: When Disaster Strikes
Foreign Policy
, May 1, 2008

Google Diving Into 3D Mapping of Oceans
CNET News
, Apr 30, 2008

The Color of Plants on Other Worlds
Scientific American
, Apr 1, 2008

Ancient Global Dimming Linked to Volcanic Eruption
National Geographic News
, Mar 19, 2008

Live From the Southern Ocean: A Blog
Scientific American online
, Mar 3, 2008

Down to Earth With Robin Bell
Geotimes
, Feb 1, 2008

Surprise Found in Earth?s Plumbing System
MSNBC
, Jan 10, 2008

Antarctica May Contain ?Oasis of Life?
National Geographic News
, Dec 27, 2007

?Noah?s Flood? May Have Triggered European Farming
National Geographic News
, Nov 20, 2007

Studying Earth?s Poles, Where Change Is Happening Fast
Earth & Sky syndicated radio
, Nov 7, 2007

Ecological Effects of Southern California Wildfires Could Be Devastating
PopularMechanics.com
, Oct 25, 2007

Clues Found to Mystery of Antarctic Mountain Formation
Fox News
, Jul 25, 2007

Buried Lakes Send Antarctica?s Iced Slipping Faster Into the Sea
National Geographic News
, Feb 21, 2007

Survey Targets ?Ghost? Mountains
BBC News
, Dec 13, 2006

Ancient Crash, Epic Wave
New York Times
, Nov 14, 2006

Up and Away
The New Yorker
, Aug 28, 2006

Earth Science Meets Social Science in a Study of Disasters
New York Times
, Mar 14, 2006

William Haxby, Mapper of Ocean Floors
New York Times
, Jan 9, 2006

Scientists Say Earth?s Center Rotates Faster Than Surface
New York Times
, Aug 26, 2005

Quake Sounds Reveal Earth ?Ripping Apart?
CNN
, Jul 21, 2005

Earth Scientists Scan World From New York Observatory
Voice of America
, Nov 4, 2004

The NAO: Driver of Climate Across the Atlantic
American Museum of Natural History
, Sep 1, 2004

Near the Hudson, Studying Earth
New York Times
, Jan 11, 2004

An Institute for Planet Earth
Science
, May 22, 1998