Category: Anthony Janetos

Obama Turns to Web To Illustrate the Effects Of a Changing Climate

March 19th, 2014 in 2014, Anthony Janetos, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York Times, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Anthony Janetos, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future

President Obama wants Americans to see how climate change could deluge or destroy their own backyards — and to make it as easy as opening a web-based app…

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“With respect to some aspects of the physical climate system, like sea-level rise, we’re on firm enough ground that you can do this kind of risk analysis.”

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Lessons from Superstorm Sandy: Planning for What Lies Ahead

October 30th, 2013 in 2013, Anthony Janetos, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Anthony Janetos, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee Center for the Study of Longer-Range Future

One year after storm, concerns raised about future risks…

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Microsatellites: What Big Eyes They Have

August 11th, 2013 in 2013, Anthony Janetos, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York Times, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Anthony Janetos, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee Center for the Study of Longer-Range Future

People already worried about the candid cameras on Google Glass and low-flying drones can add a new potential snooper to the list: cameras on inexpensive, low-orbiting microsatellites that will soon be sending back frequent, low-cost snapshots of most of Earth’s populated regions from space…

Expert quote:

“You can’t understand these forces if you can’t measure them. These services will be useful in gathering those measurements.”

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Columbia University Hosts Panel on Climate Change Amid Kafkaesque Presidential Communication Failure

June 26th, 2013 in 2013, Anthony Janetos, Centers & Institutes in the News, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Huffington Post, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Anthony Janetos, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee Center for the Study of Long-Range Planning

Today’s New York Times blunders alongside President Barack Obama, keeping step with his erroneous statements that have nothing to do with fact:…

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“What can be done to mitigate emissions of greenhouse gases? What are the implications of different energy choices? The menu of choices needs to be clear.”

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