Press releases

Greenhouse gas-caused warming felt in just months

Washington, DC—The heat generated by burning a fossil fuel is surpassed within a few months by the warming caused by the release of its carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, according to new work from Carnegie’s Xiaochun Zhang and Ken Caldeira published in

Location matters in the lowland Amazon

Washington, DC— You know the old saying: Location, location, location? It turns out that it applies to the Amazon rainforest, too.

With launch of the CAO-3, Asner eyeing new frontiers

Mongabay covers the launch of Greg Asner's third-generation Carnegie Airborne Observatory, and the possiblity that he'll tackle mapping in drought-stricken California and Malaysian Borneo.