Environment

  1. Winter Grab: Dozens of Great Lakes scientists join rare February sampling campaign to study ‘the changing face of winter’ February 3, 2022
  2. Study identifies lessons learned from environmental justice screening tool development and resistance February 1, 2022
  3. Number of Earth’s tree species estimated to be 14% higher than currently known, with some 9,200 species yet to be discovered January 31, 2022
  4. Ancestor garden: Community plants butterfly garden honoring Detroiters lost to COVID-19 January 31, 2022
  5. Calculating the best shapes for things to come January 25, 2022
  6. Quantum tech: Semiconductor ‘flipped’ to insulator above room temp January 20, 2022
  7. Lack of information related to pollution exposure key issue for low-income households January 19, 2022
  8. Tonga eruption and tsunami: University of Michigan experts available to discuss January 17, 2022
  9. Pass the whitefish: U-M chef builds a sustainable food network January 13, 2022
  10. Fish smoking in coastal Ghana linked to high pollutant exposures, elevated health burden January 12, 2022
  11. 1,000-cycle lithium-sulfur battery could quintuple electric vehicle ranges January 12, 2022
  12. ‘Don’t look up’: Real-world scientists comment on new movie’s climate message January 7, 2022
  13. Colorado fires: U-Michigan expert available to discuss December 31, 2021
  14. Spray-on coating could make solar panels snow-resistant December 21, 2021
  15. Nuclear ‘shadow corrosion’ reproduced in the lab, paving way to longer fuel life December 20, 2021
  16. What lies beneath: Detroit River narratives emerge through schooner trips, boat building December 16, 2021
  17. In this season of giving, watch out for harmful chemicals in plastic toys December 13, 2021
  18. Buying a home? U-M research identifies 55 dangerous chemicals in building materials December 7, 2021
  19. New report: Growing water affordability crisis touches all Michiganders, urban and rural December 2, 2021
  20. Changing weather patterns mix up the size, duration of annual Chesapeake Bay dead zone November 30, 2021