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... recyclers have gleaned usable parts, including metals, from this waste stream. That makes sense from a sustainability perspective, but it's been unclear whether it's reasonable from an economic viewpoint. Now researchers report in ACS' journal Environmental Science & Technology that recovering ...
"I'm really interested in climate change and how it actually impacts the ice," said Morgan, senior lecturer in earth and environmental sciences. "Then we examine the record that that ice leaves on the landscape because it plays a really important role in how Earth's systems function." The researchers used ... student

... and Environmental Sciences provides students with a solid foundation on which to prepare for graduate school or build successful careers as scientists, consultants and secondary education teachers. The department offers six degree options in geology and two degree options in environmental science. student
Mashpee Men's Club member Ernie Ruber will speak on ecology and the environment when the group convenes for its monthly meeting Tuesday, April 3, at Mashpee Senior Center at 26 Frank E. Hicks Drive. Mr. Ruber taught at Rutgers University, earning his doctorate there in 1965. His doctoral research ... student
WALKER, Mich. — The West Michigan Academy of Environmental Science remains closed after an email threat was sent to the school on Wednesday. Officials say there has been no signs of a physical threat at the school, which is at the intersection of Wilson Avenue and Leonard Street NW. No weapons ... student
The Agriculture and Environmental Science department will say goodbye to Dr. Ed Brokaw and Dr. Jim Cooke at the end of the semester. Dr. Ed Brokaw, professor and department chair, graduated from ACU in 1971 and returned as a professor soon after receiving his PhD in Animal Science at Oregon ... student

Researchers from India's Jawaharlal Nehru University are visiting Mississippi State this week as the two institutions look to build on successful collaborations. Pictured, front row from left, are MSU Emeritus Professor of Chemistry Charles Pittman, JNU School of Environmental Sciences Professors N.J. Raju ... student
People of color are not well-represented in the field of environmental science and Drew Lanham thinks he knows why. Lanham is an African-American, a Professor of Wildlife Ecology and the winner of this year's Reed Award for literary non-fiction – a prize given at the Virginia Festival of the Book. student
WIKIMEDIA, DASONNENFELDQuentin Wheeler, an entomologist and the president of SUNY's College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), will leave his leadership post at the end of June. Wheeler had made controversial decisions as head of the college, including firing three department chairs ... student
John Muir's Engineering and Environmental Science Academy's Advisory Board hosted a special evening celebrating their business partners at Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The event was also presented to recruit potential new business partners and advisory board members for the academy. student
University of Maryland environmental science and technology professor Bahram Momen died on Monday, March 12, 2018. (Photo ... Bahram Momen, a professor in the University of Maryland's environmental science and technology department, died Monday night, according to members of the department. student
Howard Epstein from the College's Environmental Sciences Department, Leena Cho and Matthew Jull from the School of Architecture and Matthew Burtner from the McIntire Department of Music said that they wanted to more effectively communicate their work in the Arctic to the general public. In contrast to ... student
... … we have a small favour to ask. More people are reading the Guardian than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast. And unlike many news organisations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as open as we can. So you can see why we need to ask for ... student
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning to shut down a grant-making center that supports leading-edge research on human exposure to pollution and its effects. Under the proposed consolidation, the grants, contracts and administrative functions of the National Center for ... student
The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences named Robert N. Stougaard their new assistant dean of research. He will be responsible for supervising the college's seven research centers and farms as well as three major agricultural experiment stations throughout the state. student
Newcomer Jordan Davis can claim a bit of an edge over his brother Jacob, as he enjoys his first top ten hit with “Singles You Up.” Other than that, the Louisiana natives are pretty similar: they both have record deals with Nashville labels, and they even studied the same thing in college. “Me and Jacob both ... student
Situated in scenic Staffordshire in the heart of England, Keele University is the ultimate location for the study of environmental science and sustainability, with its 600-acre campus of abundant woodland, lakes and diverse natural habitats making it Number 3 in the world in 2017 for its green setting by the UI ... student

The University of Iowa Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is advocating for the crinoid to become that state fossil. As of now, the states that have not designated a state fossil are Arkansas, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. A crinoid can be best described ... student
“Students in our major will take a core of courses in geology and environmental science so that they are well-grounded in these areas. Additional courses, including ecology and geographic information systems, provide breadth in other sciences and useful technical skills. Electives enable students to further ... student
Trump Budget Takes Aim at Climate and Environmental Science, Again. In our weekly news roundup: The president's 2019 budget request, new antibiotics from soil, and more. 02.16.2018 / By Jane Roberts · Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) · Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) · Click to print ... student
Hernandez, a UTRGV graduate student in the School of Earth, Environmental, and Marine Sciences (SEEMS), said her father just wanted to make sure she didn't live paycheck to paycheck. But for Hernandez, environmental science was more than just a course of study. It was work that needed to be done. student
The first aquaculture program was started about 20 years ago at South Carroll High School in Carroll County through a partnership with Maryland Sea Grant, a program which promotes environmental science education. The aquaculture laboratories have since spread through the state, each one adapted to ... student
Dr. Broc A. Sandelin has been named dean of The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences at Delaware Valley University. ... provide students with an outstanding experiential learning environment and prepare them for the many exciting careers in the agricultural and environmental science fields. student
NERC Associate Director for National Capability and Capital, Dr Liz Fellman, said, "The JASMIN supercomputer is central to delivering NERC science across its portfolio and provides a globally unique and increasingly powerful capability for the UK's environmental science community, enabling significant ... student
AMES, Iowa – Rosina Bierbaum is at the forefront of examining how environmental science and policy intersect over climate change. This month, Bierbaum is coming to Iowa State University to discuss her research and career. Rosina Bierbaum. Photo courtesy of University of Michigan. Bierbaum, professor ... student
NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - Some Negaunee High School students are learning agricultural science, and they were just given a $2,000 grant to continue their hands on approach. The Environmental Science classes received the grant from the Marquette Community Foundation. The class is one of the ... student
Perry High School environmental science students Julia Bystrom, left, and Ana Stinchcomb begin their school day with the morning feeding of fingerling ... Aquaculture isn't a main staple of general high school curriculum, but that hasn't stopped Perry High School environmental science students from ... student
Simberloff's work has been cited more than 60,000 times, and he said this demonstrates the continued significance of environmental sciences and conservation. “I came to UT 21 years ago because of its long history and strength in conservation,” Simberloff said, as reported by UT News. “The fact that my ... student
The University of Iowa Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is advocating for the crinoid to become that state fossil. As of now, the states that have not designated a state fossil are Arkansas, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. A crinoid can be best described ... student
Situated in scenic Staffordshire in the heart of England, Keele University is the ultimate location for the study of environmental science and sustainability, with its 600-acre campus of abundant woodland, lakes and diverse natural habitats making it Number 3 in the world in 2017 for its green setting by the UI ... student
“Students in our major will take a core of courses in geology and environmental science so that they are well-grounded in these areas. Additional courses, including ecology and geographic information systems, provide breadth in other sciences and useful technical skills. Electives enable students to further ... student
Trump Budget Takes Aim at Climate and Environmental Science, Again. In our weekly news roundup: The president's 2019 budget request, new antibiotics from soil, and more. 02.16.2018 / By Jane Roberts · Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) · Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) · Click to print ... student
"The pressure consumers put on firms when they demand more sustainable products might be paying off," said study lead author Tannis Thorlakson, a graduate student in the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources of Stanford's School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences. student
Hernandez, a UTRGV graduate student in the School of Earth, Environmental, and Marine Sciences (SEEMS), said her father just wanted to make sure she didn't live paycheck to paycheck. But for Hernandez, environmental science was more than just a course of study. It was work that needed to be done. student
Shares of Zhejiang Feida Environmental Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (SHA:600526) last traded at 7.67, representing a move of -4.01%, or -0.32 per share, on volume of 3.39 million shares. After opening the trading day at 7.8, shares of Zhejiang Feida Environmental Science & Technology Co., Ltd. student
The Ocean View School District's Golden View Elementary School is hosting an Environmental Science Information Night for all interested families, parents and children in our communities, including Huntington Beach, Westminster, Fountain Valley, and nearby areas. The new program, launching in fall ... student
In their second year as an organization at Southeast, the Environmental Science Association (ESA) is a place for students of all majors to discuss similar interests about bringing environmental awareness to campus and the community. Phasing out the Sustainable Students Organization, founders of ESA ... student
(WCCO) — It's one thing teaching environmental science from a textbook. But experiencing the lesson firsthand is even better. That's the idea behind a unique partnership between Minnesota schools, the Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota chapter of Trout Unlimited. “What's running off ... student
Together with a large international team of scientists, researchers Peter van Bodegom and Nadia Soudzilovskaia of the Leiden Institute of Environmental Sciences (CML) have created maps of variability in plant trait distribution across the globe. The new maps have been published in Proceedings of the ... student
By the end of their undergraduate experiences, students in biology, environmental science, chemistry, physics and other majors may find themselves well ... The Department of Environmental Sciences and Sustainability (ESS) is one of many departments at Drake University that offers unique research ... student
Fast forward nearly 40 years, Bailey is using his experience as an administrator in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. As of Jan. 1, Bailey was named the CAES assistant dean for academic affairs, according to a UGA Today press release. Bailey has been a UGA professor and head of ... student
Associate Professor Jonathan Rhodes at the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions and the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences said the regulation to protect foests is flawed. ... Dr. Rhodes is a researcher at UQ's School of Earth and Environmental Science. student
The plastic used in many second hand toys could pose a risk to children's health because it may not meet the most up to date international safety guidelines, according to new research published in Environmental Science and Technology. Scientists from the University of Plymouth analysed 200 used plastic ... student
The first aquaculture program was started about 20 years ago at South Carroll High School in Carroll County through a partnership with Maryland Sea Grant, a program which promotes environmental science education. The aquaculture laboratories have since spread through the state, each one adapted to ... student
The undergrads became the research assistants to Guilherme Gualda, associate professor of earth and environmental sciences, and Dan Morgan, senior lecturer in earth and environmental sciences and associate dean of the College of Arts and Science. “Most of the students on the research trip are not ... student
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Lisa Wood, clinical assistant professor in the U of A's Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences, has been named director of international programs for the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences and Dean's Fellow by Lona Robertson, interim dean. student
This spring, the College is offering weekend experiences in the arts (March 23-24), chemistry (April 6-7), history (April 6-7) and environmental science (April 20-21), in addition to its traditional engineering weekend (March 30-31) and a combined engineering and computer science weekend (April 13-14). student
Shares of Zhejiang Feida Environmental Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (SHA:600526) last traded at 9.62, representing a move of 0.42%, or 0.04 per share, on volume of 1.84 million shares. After opening the trading day at 9.57, shares of Zhejiang Feida Environmental Science & Technology Co., Ltd. student
The study will be published next week in the Royal Society of Chemistry's peer-reviewed journal Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts (DOI: 10.1039/c7em00547d), and the work is part of a National Science Foundation program looking at the dynamics of coupled natural and human systems. student
NatureBridge provides hands-on environmental science programs for children and teens. Our multi-day programs take place outdoors in the magnificence of nature's classroom, where students are immersed in the wonder and science of our national parks in Yosemite, Golden Gate, Olympic, Santa Monica ... student


 

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