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April 17, 2012
Call for Proposals for Cross-Cutting Initiative and Earth Clinic Seed Funding Competitions

January 30, 2012
Applications Now Being Accepted for the 2012-2013 Marie Tharp Visiting Fellowship

August 17, 2011
Sustainable Oceans: Reconciling Economic Use and Protection

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August 16, 2011
Assessing Nutritional Diversity in African Villages

August 02, 2011
Threatened Island Nations Conference

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August 02, 2011
Water Scarcity: A Shared Problem With a World of Solutions

August 01, 2011
Urban Design Lab Wins Grant to Study Northeast Regional Food Systems

June 27, 2011
IRI Hosts IFC Executives for Climate Training Program

March 11, 2011
Soil Mapping in Africa Breaks New Ground

March 11, 2011
CERC Conference: Sustaining Life, Securing Our Future

February 21, 2011
Call for Proposals for Cross-Cutting Initiative and Earth Clinic Seed Funding Competitions

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February 02, 2011
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Adopts Open Access Resolution

January 21, 2011
LDEO Scientists Wallace S. Broecker and Peter Schlosser Named AAAS Fellows

January 20, 2011
Lamont Director to Lead University Research

January 18, 2011
New Researchers at the Columbia Water Center

January 18, 2011
Fall Semester 2010 Research Asssistantships

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December 08, 2010
Walter Baethgen Receives Honors

October 21, 2010
Columbia Climate Center NSF Grant

May 10, 2010
Postdoctoral Fellows Program in Sustainable Development and Peace: The Earth Institute and the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity

April 20, 2010
Climate Change Adaptation Student Research Showcase

April 13, 2010
Columbia Water Center and the Earth Institute Explore Water Conservation in Punjab, India

March 29, 2010
Bamboo Bikes Are Gaining Attention

February 12, 2010
Call for Proposals for Cross-Cutting Initiative and Earth Clinic Seed Funding Competitions

February 04, 2010
UNEP Visiting Scholar Brings Post-Conflict & Disaster Management Expertise to the Earth Institute

January 20, 2010
Applications Now Being Accepted for Marie Tharp Visiting Fellowship

December 30, 2009
Students and Researchers in the Modi Research Group Share their Groundbreaking Work in Energy Technologies and Sustainable Infrastructure

December 10, 2009
New Earth Institute Research Consortium: The Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict and Complexity (AC4)

November 10, 2009
IRI Climate Scientist Appointed to National Academies of Science's Climate Research Committee

October 23, 2009
New CERC Collaboration With Minzu University in China on Ethnobiology Research

August 27, 2009
Green Mapping for Eco-Justice in Harlem

August 14, 2009
National Science Foundation Grant Supports Research on Columbia University Green Roofs

August 04, 2009
A Name Makes All the Difference, Suggests CRED Research

July 21, 2009
CIESIN Demographer Awarded Grant From Argentine Government to Continue Research Linking Climate Change and Human Displacement

June 17, 2009
IRI Scientists, Pioneers in Climate Modeling, Predict High Probability for El Niño for Second Half of 2009

June 15, 2009
Urban Design Lab Launches Book on Climate Change at Ecopolis Conference in Rome

June 15, 2009
Columbia Water Center: Achieving “More Crop and Income Per Drop” in India

June 09, 2009
Building the Earth Institute Through the Cross-Cutting Initiative

May 27, 2009
Mudslides: Forecasting Risk

May 26, 2009
Earth Institute Centers Addressing the Issues That Matter: The Program on Science, Technology, and Global Development

May 11, 2009
Cross-Cutting Initiative Showcase Reflects Interdisciplinary, Theme-Driven Research

April 23, 2009
April 30 Deadline to Apply for Seed Funding

April 22, 2009
IRI Spotlight: Betting on the Rains

April 20, 2009
Questions and Answers with Graduate Student Katie Leonard in Antarctica

April 15, 2009
LDEO and ADVANCE Host Feasibility Workshop on in situ Surface Ocean CO2 Experiment

March 31, 2009
IRI Project Feature: Climate and Coconuts

March 27, 2009
Earth Clinic Translates Research into Practice

March 25, 2009
Improving the Cost-Effectiveness of Malaria Control Programs in Epidemic-Prone Areas

March 20, 2009
New Seminar Video: Planting Seeds of Change in the Millennium Villages

February 27, 2009
Student Interns, Researchers and Project Coordinators Share Their Millennium Villages Project Experiences

January 01, 2009
Scientists Address Pressing Issues of Water and Climate

December 22, 2008
Applications Now Being Accepted for Marie Tharp Visiting Fellowship

December 08, 2008
IRI's Walter Baethgen Selected to Prestigious IAI Advisory Post

November 13, 2008
Robin Bell and Richard Seager Appointed PGI Senior Scientists

September 18, 2008
Student Interns Needed to Support Millennium Villages Project

September 06, 2008
CIESIN Celebrates 10 Years of Research at the Earth Institute

July 24, 2008
Team Including Lamont-Doherty Researcher Receives World Meteorological Association Award

May 16, 2008
Earth Institute Spring Seminar Series Concludes

May 08, 2008
American Academy of Arts and Sciences Honors Two Earth Institute Scientists

May 07, 2008
Climate/Paleontology Resesarcher Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

April 01, 2008
The Earth Institute Seed Funding Competitions

February 20, 2008
Earth Institute Centers Partner with UN to Monitor Natural Disaster Risks

January 23, 2008
Earth Institute Educator to Head National Council of Environmental Deans and Directors

January 23, 2008
Tackling Childhood Obesity

January 10, 2008
Chinese University Honors Waste-To-Energy Expert