State of the Planet

News from the Columbia Climate School

International Thwaites Glacier Collaborative

  • Into Deep Field

    Into Deep Field

    Moving a team from a science base into a deep field camp in Antarctica comes with a mix of high energy and optimism.

  • Laying the Groundwork for Some Major Antarctic Field Campaigns

    Laying the Groundwork for Some Major Antarctic Field Campaigns

    Fieldwork in Antarctica adds a whole new layer to the meaning of planning. When heavily field-based projects are planned, it is common for preliminary fieldwork to precede the larger project.

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Recent record-breaking heat waves have affected communities across the world. The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners to advance the state of knowledge, identify community needs, and develop a framework for evaluating risks with a focus on climate justice. Register by June 15

  • Into Deep Field

    Into Deep Field

    Moving a team from a science base into a deep field camp in Antarctica comes with a mix of high energy and optimism.

  • Laying the Groundwork for Some Major Antarctic Field Campaigns

    Laying the Groundwork for Some Major Antarctic Field Campaigns

    Fieldwork in Antarctica adds a whole new layer to the meaning of planning. When heavily field-based projects are planned, it is common for preliminary fieldwork to precede the larger project.