Environment

  1. U-M researchers use genomic data to map ‘refugia’ where North American trees survived the last ice age April 8, 2019
  2. Great Lakes ice cover forecasts: New approach enables local predictions April 8, 2019
  3. Fatal chirps: Nocturnal flight calls increase building collisions among migrating birds April 2, 2019
  4. U-M study suggests impact of urbanization on wild bees underestimated March 6, 2019
  5. Paris Climate Agreement architect Christiana Figueres to speak at U-M March 5, 2019
  6. Utilities have little financial incentive to plug methane leaks February 28, 2019
  7. U-M biologists capture super-creepy photos of Amazon spiders making meals of frogs, lizards, furry mammals February 28, 2019
  8. Earth may be 140 years away from reaching carbon levels not seen in 56 million years February 20, 2019
  9. Historical letters in U-M zoology museum archive highlight links between specimen collection, conservation February 20, 2019
  10. Perceptions play big role in how residents feel about wind energy February 7, 2019
  11. How air conditioners could advance a renewable power grid February 5, 2019
  12. U-M launches carbon neutrality commission: Names members, lays out commission charge, priorities, deadlines February 4, 2019
  13. The polar vortex: U-M experts can discuss science, health, battery aspects January 29, 2019
  14. Lower-carbon diets aren’t just good for the planet, they’re also healthier January 24, 2019
  15. Poisons or medicines? Cyanobacteria toxins protect tiny lake dwellers from parasites January 15, 2019
  16. U-M’s Graham Sustainability Institute announces new research grants January 8, 2019
  17. Just chillin’: Is a refrigerated food chain a net win or loss for climate emissions? December 19, 2018
  18. Small-scale poultry farming could mean big problem in developing countries December 14, 2018
  19. Forecast 2019: Climate change reality takes firmer hold December 13, 2018
  20. U-M authors of new US climate report available to comment November 26, 2018