Topic: climate change

aerial of Colorado River
Research | May 10, 2022

Confronted in our desert backyard by the inescapable effects of a deteriorating environment, these UNLV researchers, professors, and activists are fighting to mitigate the effects of climate change on scientific, legal, and sociological fronts.

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Research | July 22, 2020

New study from UNLV climate scientist Matthew Lachniet links Arctic and tropical Pacific warming to ancient climate records, providing parallels to today.

Emma Frances Bloomfield
Research | October 18, 2017

Four stumbling blocks impede clear communication on climate change.

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Research | July 16, 2012
A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2012.