Climate and Ecology of the Mongol Empire

Discover Magazine
Climate and the Khan
July/August 2015

New York Times
It’s Not Genghis Khaan’s Mongolia
September 22, 2014

Genghis Khan Rode Climate Change to Take Over Asia
March 10, 2014

The Independent, UK
How climate change helped Genghis Khan
March 10, 2014

The LA Times
March 10, 2014
Clues to Genghis Khan’s rise, written in the rings of ancient trees,0,4908257.story

BBC Radio 1, Science in Action
Climate and Mongol Conquests
June 11, 2014

How Climate Change Drove the Rise of Genghis Khan
March 10, 2014

Warm, Wet Times Spurred Medieval Mongol Rise
March 10, 2014

Science Magazine
Genghis Khan May Have Owed His Success to Good Weather
March 10, 2014

Cover of PNAS journal

The Economist
December 8, 2012
A Horde of Data: The world’s greatest land empire was probably encouraged by climate change

September 28, 2012
Roots of Empire: A climate history project in Mongolia is charting the unexpected conditions that may have propelled the rise of Genghis Khan

Scientific American – News
March 21, 2012
Reign Check: Abundant Rainfall May Have Spurred Expansion of Genghis Khan’s Empire

Climate Change

New York Times
West Virginia Revisits Science Standards

U92 Radio WVU
Feedback: Climate Change

Ecology of West Virginia

West Virginia Public Broadcasting
October 3, 2012
New River Gorge study discovers cliff gold dust

Charleston Gazette
April 12, 2012
Oldest Table Mountain Pine in Pendleton

Wild Wonderful West Virginia Magazine
February, 2012
Ancient story tellers

Charleston Gazette
June 10, 2011
Old-growth W.Va. trees help climate scientists

WV Public Broadcasting
June 8, 2011
Old-growth W.Va. trees help climate scientists

National Geographic Explorers Bios
November 2011