The data reveal that only a tiny fraction of buildings have green roofs, and most are in wealthy areas.
CIESIN Archives - State of the Planet
In the Climate LIVE video series, experts from across the Columbia Climate School present climate and sustainability content for grade school and university students, educators, parents, and the public.
The benefits and challenges of moving communities to safer ground.
Opportunities related to climate, sustainable development, and the environment are available with distinguished faculty and researchers.
Hundreds of people have lost their lives in Spain and Portugal due to a heat wave that is moving north and east.
A handful of countries, including the United States, may emit half the world’s greenhouse gases by 2050.
Columbia College students pilot drones to enhance the power of their geospatial data collection.
Women scientists continue to face unequal access to resources and opportunities in climate science. This lack of gender diversity is concerning, since women around the world will bear the brunt of climate change impacts.
Dr Hultquist discusses fusing GIS with crowd-sourced and social data to uncover new insights and inform disaster preparedness and response.
Undergraduates from Columbia will be able to serve as research assistants on projects related to sustainable development and the environment.