Moving Toward a Sustainable Future: Opportunities and Challenges -- The 17th annual conference of the International Sustainable Development Research Society, hosted by the Earth Institute, in partnership with the United Nations Division of Sustainable Development. At Alfred J. Lerner Hall, Columbia University.
The 2011 Summer Institute on Climate Information for Public Health, at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. The International Research Institute for Climate and Society, in partnership with the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) and the Mailman School of Public Health.
Threatened Island Nations: Legal Implications of Rising Seas and a Changing Climate – sponsored by the Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School and the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
Nature, April 21
As the World Turns
New York Times, April 26
How Much Energy Do
Slate, April 21
Antarctic Ozone Hole Affecting Weather in Tropics
CNN, April 22
Mark Herstgaard and James Hansen: Adapting to Climate Change Now
The Nation, April 22
Arid Land, Thirsty Crops
Scientific American, April 11
Seasonal climate forecasts key to adaptation, but not reaching African farmers
Climate Change, April 15
Jeffrey Sachs Re-ups at E.I., Extends Capital Campaign
Peter Coleman's new book, The Five Percent: Finding Solutions to Seemingly Impossible Conflicts, published by Public Affairs, is out this month. To watch his Five Percent videos, go here. For a Q&A with the author, go to the State of the Planet blog, here.