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Connie Mutel with an image from the cover of her book, A Sugar Creek Chronicle.

Sugar Creek Chronicle: Still Making a Difference

Posted on September 18th, 2017

Interest in Connie Mutel’s A Sugar Creek Chronicle: Observing Climate Change from a Midwestern Woodland is still vibrant. Requests for public presentations about climate change and the book continue to roll in.

The cover of Mutel's new book features a woodcut by noted local nature artist Claudia Mcgehee.

Feeling Climate Change

Posted on March 10th, 2016

Connie Mutel’s new book, A Sugar Creek Chronicle: Observing Climate Change from a Midwestern Woodland, will entice readers to learn more about climate change — even if they don’t really want to.

Teaching How to Teach Climate Science

Posted on May 29th, 2015

A recent University of Iowa STEM workshop, “Hot Topic: Climate & Iowa,” brought together teachers from across the state to address issues related to teaching about climate change.

A close-up view of a sedimentary sample from Laguna Lejía in Chile. Image courtesy of Ingrid Ukstins Peate.

Clues to Climate Change History

Posted on March 15th, 2015

IIHR Associate Research Engineer Tim Mattes is part of a research team that has found clues to Earth’s climate change history in a Chilean lake.

IIHR Researcher Predicts More Heavy Rainfall Events

Posted on March 27th, 2013

Heavy rainstorms in the upper Midwest are on the upswing, according to research conducted by Assistant IIHR Research Engineer Gabriele Villarini.

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