Group Members

Core Team:
Joe Manning (Yale University)
Francis Ludlow (Trinity College, Dublin)
Jennifer Marlon (Yale University)
Allegra Legrande (NASA-GISS)
Kostas Tsigaridis (Columbia University, NASA-GISS)
Zan Stein (San Francisco State University)

Project Manager:
Nadia Grisaru (Yale University)

Historical Research:
Joe Morgan (Yale University)
Nazim Serbest (Yale University)
Jeremy Sontchi (Yale University)

With the collaboration of:
Jim Stagge (The Ohio State University)
Salima Ikram (American University of Cairo)

Recent Publications

The degree to which human societies have responded to past climatic changes remains unclear. Here, using a novel combination of …

Recent & Upcoming Talks

“Climate Science and Ancient History: Decoding ‘Natural’ and ‘Human’ Archives”
University of Basel, November 27-28, 2018

The Yale Nile Initiative Lecture Series:
“The pharaonic state, Nubia & the Nile”, Neal Spencer
Kline Geology Lab Auditorium, Monday, October 8th, 2018, 4 pm

“Ancient history in Greenland ice”, Joe McConnell
Kline Geology Lab Auditorium, Monday, September 24th, 2018, 4 pm


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