The Green Grok Blogs on science
May 21, 2014
Our story of the cozy partnership between political leaders and the fossil fuel industry moves to Wyoming where the state has moved to block efforts to modernize the science curriculum taught in our nation’s schools.
May 14, 2014
Two new papers point to eventual complete loss of glaciers, but it will take centuries or more to occur.
Apr 16, 2014
The cameraman featured in the Oscar-nominated film “Chasing Ice” has captured a lot more than ice with his lens.
Feb 17, 2014
The famed scientist is at Duke this spring, kicking off a scientific partnership between the Nicholas School and the biodiversity foundation that bears his name. His advice to young folks: “Be an ‘ologist.’”
Jan 24, 2014
Experiencing the science of climate change rather than learning about it.
Sep 10, 2013
Scientists start to meet a “grand challenge” and none too soon.
Aug 2, 2013
In July after 154 leader-less days, the EPA finally got a new administrator. Days later House Republicans put the agency's budget on the chopping block. Today four former EPA chiefs under Republican presidents chimed in with their thoughts on climate change, the agency they all headed, and the need for action.
Jul 19, 2013
Never underestimate the power of an image to connect people to the natural world.
May 22, 2013
U.S. Representative Lamar Smith’s strutting his science cred.
Apr 29, 2013
Is last week's hearing on climate the start of a thaw?