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Virtual Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Weird Ways Climate Change Will Affect Us That You Probably Didn’t Know" Ankur Desai, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences

Event Details

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
7-8:15 p.m.
You’ve probably heard about climate change and you’ve probably seen the news about heatwaves, forest fires, intense hurricanes, or shrinking glaciers. You can guess how those are linked and be mostly right. But there are also some harder to make sense impacts and some innovative ways to address those. Our lab has found curious links between climate change and windier lakes, wetter snow storms, lower crop yield, and cooler wetlands.