• Moch research on China's smog
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    Fellow discovers potent source of China's smog

    Fellow Jonathan Moch's research published in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, CNN, and more

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    Understanding Systemic Racism in Conservation

    We continue our Race and Equity Reading Group series with scientist and activist Cynthia Malone.

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    What Foods Are Better for the Earth?

    Fellow Nicole Tichenor Blackstone studied the link between environmental sustainability and the 2015-20 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

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Bridie McGreavy (far right) and collaborators on coverage of dam decision-making

Fellow Bridie McGreavy is working with a diverse team to understand how news media coverage can shape the public understanding about important science issues. In particular, their research asks questions about how news articles represented the Penobscot River Restoration Project in Maine and the role of Penobscot Nation in the dam removal decision-making process.

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Oct 29, 2018
China is the world's biggest polluter -- and now one of its largest producers of clean energy. Which way will China go in the future, and how will it affect the global environment? Data scientist...Read more >
Oct 29, 2018
Ecosystems around the globe are resisting and adapting to human-induced change: infrastructure invades wild spaces, new species are introduced or disappear, and climate change continues to shape the...Read more >
Oct 29, 2018
Abstract Small protected areas dominate some databases and are common features of landscapes, yet their accumulated contributions to biodiversity conservation are not well known. Small areas may...Read more >
Oct 29, 2018
Scientists have found a new culprit contributing to China’s notorious wintertime smog, and controlling it could help sustain the significant improvements in air quality that Beijing and other...Read more >

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