One wonderful aspect of being a parent is having the chance to revisit favorite childhood books. With Halloween around the […]
Chances are if you’re reading a Nicholas School blog post, you’re interested in decreasing your carbon footprint. As a means of doing so, maybe you’ve thought about downsizing your physical footprint, perhaps to about 200 square feet?
When it was published in 1968, The Population Bomb, written by Dr. Paul Ehrlich, brought global awareness of the problems of our burgeoning human population. Last week, the Nicholas School was treated to a lecture by the author himself, tackling on mass extinction and the environmental consequences of continual economic growth.
In the summer of 2014, I found myself in the back of a colorful taxi van, flying down the […]
We need to ensure that inadvertent releases of unhealthy substances from oil sand operations are not overlooked and are properly regulated.
If you are just joining us in our series on the proposed combined heat and power (CHP) plant on Duke […]
When you think of places known for its wine, what comes to mind? Italy…France…maybe even California? Well because of climate change, […]