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Sun on a city

Northwest heat wave ‘should not have been possible’

By: Blaine Friedlander

After the stifling hot temperatures parked over the Pacific Northwest in late June, an international group of 27 climate scientists, including Flavio Lehner, concluded that the heatwave was “virtually impossible without human-caused climate change.” Read more

Toby Ault

Faculty receives SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence

Ault received the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence for scholarship and creative activities! The honor recognizes faculty and staff at SUNY colleges who demonstrate a commitment to intellectual vibrancy, advancing the boundaries of knowledge, providing the highest quality of instruction and serving the public good. Read more

Jack Sillin

Jack Sillin ’22: Leveraging Twitter to advance meteorological conversations

By: Erin Philipson

Sillin recently sparked a conversation on Twitter among the meteorology community after he overlayed demographic data with radar coverage in the South. He noticed that the majority of the areas with large radar gaps were also areas with majority Black populations. Silin shared his insight in a tweet that garnered more than 155 retweets, 74 quote tweets, and 492 likes. Read more