Environment

Brad Pitt's Green Housing Is Making Some Hurricane Katrina Survivors See Red

Brad Pitt’s Make It Right Foundation built 109 eye-catching and affordable homes in New Orleans for a community where many people were displaced by damage wrought by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Now this housing development is in disarray. ...

Article - The Conversation - Jan 31 2022 - 3:40pm

How Climate Change Impacted Diets Over 7,000 Years

Before the invention of modern science and technology, where many diverse foods can be grown in areas once considered inhospitable, the whims of nature determined what you ate, and if you ate at all.  ...

Article - News Staff - Feb 14 2022 - 11:41am

Environmentalists Say Less Phosphorous Will Make Lake Erie Less Toxic- Science Knows They're Wrong

Cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, can produce toxins and deplete lakes of oxygen when they die.  It can be dangerous for both pets and people. In August 2014, nearly half a million people in the Toledo area were without tap water for nearly th ...

Article - News Staff - May 26 2022 - 2:58pm