"Some of Earth's climate troubles should face burial at sea, scientists say " UW News and Information article on recent publication by Stuart Strand (UW Forest Resources) and Gregory Benford (UC Irvine)
"Warming of the Antarctic ice-sheet surface since the 1957 International Geophysical Year" Nature article by Eric Steig (UW ESS) and others
Second Public Review Solicited for Draft of the "Global Climate Change Impacts on the U.S." synthesis report.
"Probing Climate Feedbacks in the World's Largest Cloud" by Professor Chris Bretherton, UW Atmospheric Sciences and Director, Program on Climate Change
Cliff Mass Seattle Times Opinion Piece (12 Jan 2009) "Weather response must be grounded in science"
Seattle PI editorial (9 Jan 2009) on the opportunities and challenges of the upcoming UN Climate Conference.
Half of world's population could face climate-induced food crisis by 2100 -David Battisti (Atmospheric Sciences) is quoted in this January 8, 2009 UWeek Article.
"Meteorologist Cliff Mass examines Pacific Northwest weather in his new book"
"Can Changes in Ocean Circulation Modify the Climate?" or "Questions and Conclusions of the 2008 PCC Summer Institute"
Scientific American October 2008 "Geoengineering: How to Cool Earth--At a Price"
Philip Mote, CIG researcher and Washington State Climatologist, listed as one of Seattle Magazine's 25 most influential people in the Puget Sound region in 2008.
UWeek reports on Emerson/Quay research cruise investigating CO2 uptake by phytoplankton in the North Pacific
Arctic ice coverage area shrinking faster than expected (Guardian Article, Sept. 10, 2008)
Global warming: Evidence is much more than hot air (Sept. 11, 2008 op ed piece in Seattle PI by Bretherton and Mote)
2009 Annual PCC Focus: The Pacific Northwest Climate
3rd Graduate Student Climate Conference (2009)
The debate continues over the rate of snowpack decline in the Cascades
Trouble in paradise: Warming a greater danger to tropical species
PCC Informal Education at KCLS Libraries-2008 Series
Congratulations to Natalia Stefanova who was awarded an AGU Outstanding Student talk Award
Congratulations to Phil Mote who was awarded a 2008 UW Distinguished Staff Award
Do we have to worry about a shut down of the Gulf Stream? Or an update on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) and the role of the oceans in climate change.(full article)
Do we have to worry about a shut down of the Gulf Stream? Or an update on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) and the role of the oceans in climate change.
Congratulations to Dennis Lettenmaier (CEE) and Mike McPhaden (NOAA/PMEL), newly elected officers of AGU.