Heartland Institute Climate Experts Comment on 18 Straight Years of No Global Warming

CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 According to satellite data released this month by Remote Sensing Systems (RSS), which provides data used by NASA, NOAA, and the National Science Foundation, the global mean surface temperature has not risen for 18 consecutive years. This extends the so-called “pause” in global warming to a new record, one ...

Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute Launches Postdoctoral Program to Make Big Leaps in Sustainability Science and Environmental Solutions

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 At Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute some of the world’s best young scientists have begun their postdoctoral fellowships to develop ideas that could have transformational impact on the earth’s environment over the long term. This is the first class of Resnick Institute Postdoctoral Fellows. “We support postdocs because our ...

Collaboration Announced Between the University of Cincinnatis Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) and Llanfair Retirement Community

Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Llanfair Retirement Community is pleased to announce a partnership with the University of Cincinnati’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI). Beginning with classes in the fall 2014 Term, members of OLLI will be able to attend opportunities for lifetime learning on the Llanfair campus. “Llanfair Retirement Community is proud ...

Stevens Institute of Technology Launches First Book in Series on Quantitative Finance with Springer/Apress Publishing

Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 First Title to Focus on Post-2008 Financial Engineering and Risk Management Methods: Students preparing for careers in quantitative finance have a new resource to help them understand real-world applications of financial engineering and risk. A new book, Practical Methods of Financial Engineering and Risk Management, written by Rupak ...

Caltech’s Resnick Institute Opens Nominations for the Resonate Awards which Recognize Innovators with Breakthrough Ideas for Sustainability

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Caltech’s Resnick Sustainability Institute has announced that nominations are open for the 2015 Resonate Awards (http://resnick.caltech.edu/awards-nomination.php). The awards are designed to bring attention to unheralded innovators with provocative ideas that contribute to long term sustainability. These include meeting the world’s energy needs sustainably, providing water and food for a ...