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Pine Island Glacier, Antarctica Iceberg B-46 Calving Event

In late October, 2018, West Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier released about 300 square kilometers (100 square miles) of ice. The largest iceberg, B46, was 226 square kilometers. With…

From  Jeffrey Carpenter on 09/30/2021 1 plays 0  

Illinois Climate Assessment Summary Webinar - May 17, 2021

Illinois is undergoing a rapid change in weather patterns that already has started to transform the state. A major scientific assessment by The Nature Conservancy, in collaboration with experts at…

From  Trenton Ford on 05/18/2021 117 plays 0  

Climate Change - A Threat to Biodiversity

Climate Change - A Threat to Biodiversity

From  Herbert Chavez Diaz on 04/16/2021 15 plays 0  

Prairie Research Institute 2021 Briefing

The Prairie Research Institute applies scientific knowledge and data in geology, ecology and biodiversity, archaeology, water, weather and climate, and sustainable energy to benefit the people,…

From  Tricia Barker on 01/19/2021 44 plays

Poster: The COVID19 & Climate Change Syndemic: Recognizing Global Threats and Opportunities

Dr. Holly A. Rosencranz, Dr. Japhia Ramkuma, and Dr. Leslie Herzog present their posted.

From  Sol Roberts-Lieb on 01/12/2021 12 plays 0  

Our Changing Climate: One of the Most Important Issues of the 21st Century

2017 Joint Area Centers Symposium Don Wuebbles, Harry E. Preble Professor of Atmospheric Science and affiliate professor in the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering and in Electrical…

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/2/2020 3 plays 0  

ITRC April 2020 Seminar on The Science of Climate Change and Why it Matters to Highways and Transportation

Infrastructure Technology Resources Consortium (ITRC) Seminar Series on Resilience and Sustainability of Urban Transportation Infrastructure. Seminar #1 The Science of Climate Change and Why it…

From  Marcia Lampela on 09/4/2020 6 plays 0  

"Climate Predictions and Projections" by Jim Hurrell (Climate Change Symposium)

Professor Jim Hurrell presents "Climate Predictions and Projections in the Coming Decades: Uncertainty due to Natural Variability." Hurrell is the Scott Presidential Chair of…

From  Steven Drake on 08/4/2020 6 plays 0  

"Carbon Capture and Utilization" by D. Darensbourg (Climate Change Symposium)

Professor Donald J. Darensbourg presents "Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCO): Polycarbonates produced from Carbon Dioxide." Darensbourg is a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at…

From  Steven Drake on 08/4/2020 2 plays 0  

"Confronting the Challenges of Climate Change" by Rattan Lal (Climate Change Symposium)

Professor Rattan Lal presents "Managing World Soils for Confronting the Challenges of Climate Change." Lal is a professor of soil science and Director of the Carbon Management and…

From  Steven Drake on 08/4/2020 3 plays 0  

"Organometallic Chemistry in Sustainable Energy Accessibility" by M. Darensbourg (Symposium)

Professor Marcetta York Darensbourg presents "A Role for Organometallic Chemistry in Sustainable Energy Accessibility: Synthetic Analogues of Hydrogenases." Darensbourg is a…

From  Steven Drake on 08/4/2020 5 plays 0