Environment

  1. US rice exported to Haiti may be harmful to health February 21, 2024
  2. U-M researchers join global team to overcome barriers to climate-smart agriculture in South Asia February 21, 2024
  3. Improving traffic signal timing with a handful of connected vehicles February 20, 2024
  4. Michigan Sea Grant funds $1.7M in new research to investigate lake trout, blue gentrification, and more February 19, 2024
  5. Historically low Great Lakes ice coverage: U-M experts available February 14, 2024
  6. Nearly 15% of Americans deny climate change is real, AI study finds February 14, 2024
  7. U-M fellowship supports mid-Michigan teachers interested in sustainability February 13, 2024
  8. Fiber optic cables effective way to detect tsunamis February 13, 2024
  9. EPA’s new air pollution rules: U-M expert provides insight February 9, 2024
  10. Great Lakes ice: U-M experts available to discuss January 31, 2024
  11. Beating the freeze: Up to $11.5M for eco-friendly control over ice and snow January 30, 2024
  12. Heavy metals are toxic to ovaries, may lead to earlier menopause January 25, 2024
  13. U-M Biological Station activates snowpack sensor to study changing winters January 23, 2024
  14. U-M ‘catalyst grants’ address climate resilience, sustainability January 22, 2024
  15. Study finds that urban agriculture must be carefully planned to have climate benefits January 22, 2024
  16. Climate change threatens global forest carbon sequestration, study finds January 15, 2024
  17. 2023 warmest year on record: U-M experts available January 9, 2024
  18. Communicating about climate change more effective when stories about those displaced hit ‘close to home’ January 9, 2024
  19. Electric vs. gasoline vehicles: Is EV ownership competitive in your area? January 3, 2024
  20. Legacy in land: Protecting rare fens, century farms and other natural habitats in Michigan December 20, 2023