River systems support industry, agriculture, and the infrastructure that helps drive modern society. The world’s regional climates are influenced by water, and local responses to climate change are
The Earth’s climate has changed throughout history. Most of these changes are attributed to very small variations in Earth’s orbit that change the amount of solar energy our planet receives. Yet,
Geologist David Anastasio, together with a team of Lehigh students, traveled last fall to northern Spain to examine rock formations as part of an effort to better understand the time-based variation
EES faculty member embarks on a voyage of discovery at Earth’s deepest depths by Jennifer Marangos Jill McDermott makes a habit of boldly going where few have gone before. An assistant professor in
Recent and projected increases in global temperatures, associated changes in regional moisture, and changes in the frequency of extreme climatic events have raised concerns about potential rapid
Global peatlands store large amounts of carbon within a few meters of the atmosphere, and the peatland-atmosphere carbon exchange is of major interest to global change scientists, including Zicheng