The simultaneous occurrence of warm winters in the West and cold winters in the East has significantly increased in recent decades. The damaging and costly phenomenon is very likely attributable to human-caused climate change, according to a new study.
Study highlights that paying attention to current and future regional climate can help decision-makers expand agriculture in ways that minimize harm to, and maybe even benefit, particular at-risk species.
To combat climate change, the next president should pave the way for cleaner energy, Stanford experts say. This will require public-private partnership on research and electric utility competition at the state level.
The Board of Trustees has issued a statement marking Stanford's progress in combating global climate change and announcing a new campus task force on the subject while declining to divest from the fossil fuel industry.
Zachary Brown defended his thesis, then traveled 2,300 miles by foot and by kayak to establish an Alaskan field school, where he hopes to inspire the next generation's understanding of the environment.