Manu DiLorenzo on the impact of Pacific climate patterns on fish stocks and ocean nutrient distributions in the "Wild Pacific" documentary series on Animal Planet.
Ilias Foudalis (advised by A. Bracco) won the Student Competition of the 10th Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications to Environmental Science at the AMS 92nd Annual Meeting held in New Orleans.
Kim Cobb and collaborators in Science on new stalagmite research suggesting Earth has two modes of responding to climate change
Zhen Liu and Yuhang Wang find a factor of 5-6 increase in aromatics emissions from China, contributing to formation of oxidants and secondary organic aerosols.
Carol Paty on NPR Marketplace discusses NASA probes to study weather in outer space
Joe Dufek in Our Amazing Planet on the fall-out (pumice vs ash) from volcanic eruptions
Andy Newman in Nature News on monitoring volcanic activity at Santorini
Joe Dufek receives the 2012 Macelwane Medal from the American Geophysical Union
Thanos Nenes receives the Ascent Award from the Atmospheric Sciences section of the American Geophysical Union
Jean Lynch-Stieglitz and Kate Wejnert collect sediment cores from the Line Islands Ridge
Joel Kostka in the New York Times on the microbial digestion of the Gulf oil spill
James Wray on blogs.cnn re the Mars Rover Curiosity
James Belanger selected as the recipient of the 2012 AGU Natural hazards Focus Group Award for Graduate Research
Peter Webster receives the Mason Gold Medal from the Royal Meteorological Society
Kim Cobb Lab Group Live Blogging from the Field