News


SCRiM student, Nick Vasko, presents research at Penn State Undergraduate Exhibition

20 April 2016

Undergraduate students from University Park and Penn State campuses presented their research on Wednesday 6 April 2016 at Penn State’s annual Undergraduate Exhibition. ‹‹read more››

Ask an Ethicist: Does climate change affect genders differently?

18 April 2016

Question: Climate change is a global concern and media outlets tend to focus on certain issues such as ice sheet melt, sea level rise, government policies concerning climate change, and greenhouse gas emissions. These are all important issues and, until recently, I didn’t realize there were other concerns that we should be talking about, specifically regarding gender and climate change. So, what ethical concerns exist around gender and climate change? ‹‹read more››

Sea level rise projections doubled for 2100, because of Antarctica

30 March 2016

It’s obvious that a warming climate will mean less glacial ice and higher sea level, but putting a precise number on these things is another matter. What is the possible range of sea level rise? And what are the probabilities for different parts of this range? ‹‹read more››

In search of compromise among climate risk management strategies

29 March 2016

Balancing the impacts of climate change risks for all involved may not be within the realm of economics or physics, but a novel approach may help to achieve a better compromise, according to SCRiM researchers at Penn State and Cornell. ‹‹read more››

Now accepting applications for SCRiM Summer Scholars 2016

28 March 2016

We are now accepting applications for SCRiM’s 9-week undergraduate research experience program, SCRiM Summer Scholars. Please apply by 10 April 2016 to receive full consideration. ‹‹read more››

Events


SCRiM Annual All-Hands Meeting

2016-05-19 00:00:00 2016-05-20 00:00:00 America/New_York SCRiM Annual All-Hands Meeting  Oak Building, Penn State University scrim@psu.edu Thursday 19 May - Friday 20 May 2016

 Oak Building, Penn State University

4th Annual Summer School in Sustainable Climate Risk Management

2016-08-15 00:00:00 2015-08-19 00:00:00 America/New_York 4th Annual Summer School in Sustainable Climate Risk Management  Penn State University (Room TBD) scrim@psu.edu Monday 15 August - Wednesday 19 August 2015

 Penn State University (Room TBD)

 Program Info