The dark and stormy side of science-policy mixology
February 11, 2014IAP course explored the science, economics, and policy of climate change.
3 Questions: Engineering hurricane barriers of the future
December 4, 2012Oceans at MIT interviews MIT's Chiang C. Mei about the possibility of protecting East Coast cities from future storms.
New method could help communities plan for climate risk
November 7, 2012MIT researchers develop tool to assess regional risks of climate change, potential impacts on local infrastructure and planning.
‘Storm of the Century?’ Try ‘Storm of the Decade’
February 13, 2012With climate change, today’s ‘100-year floods’ may happen every three to 20 years, according to new research.
Hurricanes’ effects on ocean temperature revisited
March 4, 2010Mixing of ocean layers by tropical cyclones may have less effect on climate than previously thought, new research reveals.