"Climate Change in Earth's Past, Present and Future" Nov. 8

Vasilii Petrenko, left, will present on climate change on Nov. 8.

Major droughts, megastorms: what are some of the current scientific data regarding climate change phenomena?
Vasilii Petrenko will present "Climate change in Earth's Past, Present and Future" on Thursday, Nov. 8 in Newton 202 from 4 - 6 p.m.  The event is free and open to the public.

Petrenko is an Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences. He studies ancient glacial ice to answer questions about the Earth's climate, including its past carbon monoxide (CO) concentrations.

This presentation is sponsored by the President's Commission on Sustainability, and by the Department of Geology.