Category Archives: News Notes
Ramping up wind and solar power could provide the nation with promising sources of alternative energy, but the U.S.’s existing electricity grid may not be able to handle it.
A youth movement that grew out of the International Climate Negotiations in Montreal plans a national teach-in on global warming across the U.S. on February 5.
Continued global warming is expected to cause the release of billions of tons of carbon in coming decades as peat bogs dry up, according to a Harvard University study published in the current issue of Nature Geoscience (see article in [...]
Author and teacher Mark Neuzil, of the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Mn., shows research and reporting skills and also his teaching and history interests in a new Medill School of Journalism paperback, The Environment and the Press: [...]
If you find yourself in New York City over the next 10 months with a few hours to spare and a hankering to immerse yourself into climate change issues, you could do a lot worse than stop by the American [...]
“A huge issue with potentially profound impacts on society and the planet.” It’s part of the course description for this semester’s Journalism 808 three-credit class at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.
A new online reporter’s “toolkit” from the University of Maryland offers journalists a handy tool for studying and keeping abreast of climate change developments in the U.S. and beyond.