The GSPIA Energy and Environment blog provides commentary and analysis that furthers understanding of E&E issues of public interest. Its primary contributors are GSPIA faculty and students. More
Dr. Ruth Mostern studies the long term environmental degradation of the Yellow River in China. She has found that agricultural practices throguhout the watershed have greatly increased the sediment load to the river. More
New research by scientists in the Department of Geology and Environmental Science explores the link between climate and the collapse of ancient South American civilations.
Dr. Josef Werne's interests are broad, including Earth system history, geobiology and biogeochemical cycling, and (paleo)climate and environmental change on all time scales ranging from human to geological. More
Overwhelming evidence confirms that humans are changing Earth in unprecedented ways: Global climate change, acidifying onceans, widespread pollution, pastic accumulation,, cours of rivers altered, mass extinction of species, etc.. Video.