USL Video Archive

Urban Systems Lab: An Introduction

An introduction to the Urban Systems Lab approach and work around the globe. Video developed by Orfeas Skutelis, Daniel Sauter, Timon McPhearson and Claudia Tomateo.

Resilient Futures: New Thinking on Climate Change

Panelists Tischa A. Muñoz-Erickson (International Institute of Tropical Forestry), Pablo Mendez-Lazaro (University of Puerto Rico), and Amy Chester (Rebuild by Design, NYC) , discuss long-term visions and new ways of thinking about urban resilience and positive futures in the Anthropocene. Moderated by Timon McPhearson (Urban Systems Lab).

The URBES Project

An introduction to the BiodivERsA-funded URban Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (URBES) Project.

Pathways to Planetary Health

USL Director Timon McPhearson in conversation with Jonathan F.P Rose of Rose Companies on “Pathways to Planetary Health.”


3D Equity in Risk Map: Coastal flooding & Heat impact

A 3D visualization combining multiple sources of social, ecological, and technical infrastructure data for the first time at parcel scale resolution to examine equity in risk and vulnerability to climate driven extreme events such as coastal flooding and heat waves. Developed by Jaskirat Randhawa, Daniel Sauter, and Timon McPhearson.