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2013 selection of recent research on the effects of climate change on the built environment and how individuals and communities can best adapt.
2012 review of research studies on questions of teacher evaluation, pay and retention.
2012 roundup of recent research on issues related to onshore and offshore wind energy
2013 report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on the state of the climate of the continental United States for the year 2012.
2012 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences on the problematic pace of global land consumption and agricultural output required to supply the world’s growing population.
2012 study in Science on the true nature and extent of melting of the Antarctic and Greenland ice masses.
2012 paper for the National Bureau of Economic Research on how village schools affect attendance rates and academic achievement.
2012 report from the Congressional Research Bureau on the history and current severity of U.S. national and regional droughts, including policy responses.
2012 study in the journal Nature Climate Change on rates of change in the ocean levels for the Northeastern United States.
2012 paper published in the journal Science on historic patterns in carbon dioxide and ocean acidification and the implications for the future.
2011 study surveying and analyzing scientific opinion on issues of global climate change and its causes.
2011 study in the Journal of International Affairs on India’s and China’s perceptions of one another from a security perspective.
2011 final report from the federal government on the Deepwater Horizon oil disaster.
2008 study analyzing storm-related property damage figures adjusted for inflation, wealth and population factors over time.
2011 report by the U.S. Department of Interior on untapped potential of federal lands and waters.
U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report presenting the latest consensus science on temperature rise, its causes and future implications
2008 chapter from Tsunami Science Four Years After the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami measuring the action taken in creating and maintaining a Tsunami activity database.
2009 report in the Proceedings of the Japan Academy detailing the nature of tsunami disasters over time and Japan’s responses
2010 study by the University of Maine and others on the effect the ability of whales to sequester carbon and the potential benefits of restoring whale populations.