(Des Moines, Iowa) -- A NASA climatologist is the 2022 World Food Prize Laureate.
The Des Moines-based World Food Prize awarded the $250 thousand dollar prize to Dr. Cynthia Rosenzweig.
She was recognized for her work studying the impact of climate change on worldwide food production. Dr. Rosenzweig is a Senior Research Scientist at the NASA Goodard Institute for Space Studies and Adjunct Senior Research Scientist at the Columbia Climate School.
You can learn more about Dr. Rosenzweig's work at the World Food Prize website.