Columbia University

Tracking the Kilauea eruption

Sitting on the porch of our B&B at Hawaiian Paradise Park, watching the pouring rain, I am still overwhelmed by last night's events. Glowing lava. Blocked roads. Flashing drone lights. An ocean entry being born. It was all ...

dateMay 23, 2018 in Environment
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What we know (and don't know) about sea level rise

In 1969, Hurricane Camille, a Category 5 storm, destroyed every structure on the coast of Mississippi, including the beach home of Duke University geologist Orrin H. Pilkey's parents. Previously a specialist in deep-sea sediments, ...

dateApr 25, 2018 in Environment
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