July 2014-Recent Climate News from The National Academy of Sciences

Interactive Tool Lets You Decide How to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A new interactive tool from the Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences lets you decide how to limit the magnitude of climate change.

Interactive Table: Remote Sensing Variables for Improving Understanding of Permafrost

A new interactive table from the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences presents current and future remote sensing techniques and the available and desirable spatial and temporal resolution of the relevant remote sensing products.

New Report: Response to Extreme Weather Impacts on Transportation Systems

A May 2014 report from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program examines eight recent cases of extreme weather in the United States from the perspectives of transportation operations, maintenance, design, construction, planning, communications, interagency coordination, and data and knowledge management.