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Study Confirms Climate Change Impacted Hurricane Florence’s Precipitation and Size

STONY BROOK, January 2, 2020 — A study led by Kevin Reed, PhD, Assistant Professor in the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) at Stony Brook University, and published in Science Advances, found that Hurricane Florence produced more extreme rainfall and was spatially larger due to human-induced climate change. Previous research has suggested that human […]

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Immigration Expert Says Trump’s Executive Order Doesn’t Reverse Separation Order — It Just Modifies It.

June 22, 2018 – The immigration battle continues. What does President Trump’s new executive order mean for those families who have been separated at the US/Mexican border? Stony Brook University Associate Professor Lori Flores, an immigration expert in the border region explains the update: “Trump has not ‘reversed’ his own separation order. The order he […]

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Cybersecurity Expert Says Equifax Breach Will Haunt Us For Decades

Sept. 8, 2017 – Radu Sion, Stony Brook University Professor and director of the University’s National Security Institute, shares expert thoughts surrounding the Equifax giant cybersecurity breach that compromised the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans — almost half the country. Radu says, “This is the absolute worst digital data breach in […]