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May 3, 2022

Columbus was selected as one of the participants in NOAA's heat-mapping campaign in an effort to study the heat island effect of urban communities compared to their neighboring areas. This study…

November 11, 2021

The freezers that have been active within the Byrd Center for over 30 years are beginning to show their age and fall into disrepair.

September 15, 2021

Byrd Center Research Scientist, Dr. Lonnie Thompson, talks to Reuters about the urgent need to collect invaluable ice core data before it's too late.

August 26, 2021

The Byrd Center's Aaron Wilson discusses the impact of climate change on agriculture, on All Sides with Ann Fisher.

Listen to the full interview at WOSU »

August 17, 2021
Few have met the goals, but it's not too late.

The Byrd Center's Dr. Aaron Wilson recently spoke with USA Today about the importance of cities adopting Climate Action Plans.

March 31, 2021

Byrd Center research scientist Dr. Aaron Wilson unpacks the complexity of droughts, and what to expect for the 2021 Ohio growing season.

March 23, 2021

The Byrd Center's Education and Outreach Group was recently featured in EOS, Science News by the American Geophysical Union (AGU).

February 17, 2021

Columbus Monthly recently spoke with Byrd Center researchers about Greenland's melting glaciers and the broader implications of climate change, here in Columbus, Ohio.

November 24, 2020

By Laura Arenschield
Photo by Billy Collins, via SALSA

Water beneath glaciers in Antarctica and Greenland is flowing into nearby oceans, carrying elements that might affect the way…