Professor of meteorology at Penn State University and director of its Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk; former oceanographer and navigator for the US Navy
The ocean is our last frontier still largely unmapped and unclaimed, but that's rapidly changing.
Dec. 30, 2015from To the Point
The Arctic's warming waters are full of ships, but few of them are flying a US flag.
Sep. 2, 2015from To the Point
Global warming deniers may have to take note: climate change is already big business for entrepreneurs and investors all over the world.
Jan. 30, 2014from To the Point
The latest letter from Attorney General William Barr says the Mueller report will be available in a few weeks.
Apr. 3from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.
Apr. 19from Scheer Intelligence
And minutes later, he’s indicted — this time, by the state of New York.
Mar. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
We don’t have the Mueller report yet, but we do have the Attorney General’s letter about the Mueller report.
Mar. 29from Left, Right & Center
Thinking machines are finally able to think for themselves. In the US, it’s for money. In China, it’s to enforce state control.
Mar. 28from To the Point
Unqualified kids are admitted to some of America’s most prestigious institutions. Parents, administrators and coaches face criminal charges.
Mar. 21from To the Point
In his letter to Congress, U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr wrote that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report showed no Russian collusion during the 2016 presidential campaign.
Mar. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
Apr. 18from To the Point
Women developed the coffee filter, the donut, mass-produced champagne, and modern Mexican food. A new book looks at these historic accomplishments.
Mar. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand