Topic: climate change

Nobel Laureate and former Vice President Al Gore gives a speech.
Campus News | April 24, 2019
Nobel Laureate, former U.S. vice president, and author of ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ visits UNLV at 3 p.m. April 30; tickets are free.
A portrait of George Rhee, a professor of physics and astronomy at UNLV.
Research | January 4, 2019
UNLV physicist developed a calculator to compute the significance of using renewables in a warming world.
Research | November 28, 2018
Climate change researcher Matt Lachniet explains the impacts of hotter temperatures.
Emma Frances Bloomfield
Research | October 18, 2017
Four stumbling blocks impede clear communication on climate change.
Research | September 26, 2012
UNLV-led research team ties spike in ancient oceanic oxygen levels to earliest animal biodiversity; findings reported in Sept. 27 issue of journal Nature.
Research | July 16, 2012
A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2012.
Research | January 25, 2012
Scientists link fate of Mesoamerican civilizations to climate change
Research | April 15, 2010
When alumnus Jim Holland finished his thesis, "climate change" was far from being coined. Thirty years later, the work has been dusted off to help researchers predict the evolution of Southern Nevada's desert ecosystem.
Research | February 3, 2010
Wetter conditions could increase water storage in Lake Mead by nine to 48 Percent within two years.