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Schmidt Gives Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Keynote

06.02.2021
Dr. Gavin Schmidt was the keynote speaker for this year's Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society's annual meeting. The keynote was the public lecture "Can Climate Modeling Keep Up with Climate Change?"

Gizmodo Article Highlights Work by GISS Scientists

06.02.2021
Gizmodo’s “An Ancient Supervolcano May Have Zapped the Ozone Layer, Exposing Early Humans to Intense Sunburns” cited recent research by GISS scientists Kostas Tsigaridis (611/CU), Allegra N. LeGrande (611), and Susanne E. Bauer (611/CU).

Schmidt Quoted by Sky News

05.28.2021
The Daily Climate Show, Sky News's daily prime time broadcast addressing climate change, recently featured Dr. Gavin Schmidt and other scientists discussing long-term global temperature trends.
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Overview

Research at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies emphasizes a broad study of Global Change, the natural and anthropogenic changes in our environment that affect the habitability of our planet. These effects may occur on greatly differing time scales, from one-time forcings such as volcanic explosions, to seasonal/annual effects such as El Niño, and on up to the millennia of ice ages.

The Institute's research combines analysis of comprehensive global datasets, derived mainly from spacecraft observations, with global models of atmospheric, land surface, and oceanic processes. Study of past climate change on Earth and of other planetary atmospheres provides an additional tool in assessing our general understanding of the atmosphere and its evolution.

GISS is located at Columbia University in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of New York City. You can learn more about the institute at the GISS website.

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General inquiries about the scientific programs at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and Goddard Institute for Space Studies may be directed to the Center Office of Communications at 1-301-286-8955.

To contact GISS directly, please call our main office at 1-212-678-5500.

                                                                                                                                                                                        
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