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Earth Matters Distinguished Lecture: Chris Field

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 16:15
Location: 
Mackenzie Room, 3rd Floor, Huang Engineering Center
Event Sponsor: 
School of Earth Sciences

Professor Chris Field will discuss how climate change is increasing the number and severity of extreme events, how social and environmental factors interact with weather and climate events to create disasters, and what can be done to make societies more resilient to extremes.