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- CU Research: Sustainability Challenges of Industrial Agriculture and Local Food Production May 2nd, 2016 @ 3:12pmPhilip Taylor is a CU Boulder postdoctoral scholar whose research ranges from nutrient cycling in tropical rainforests to addressing sustainability challenges of industrial agriculture. He is the lead author of a 2014 publication on the potential for creating energy from methane emissions from wastewater produced by palm oil production plants.. Methane is a powerful heat [..
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- CU Boulder ice experts report: Arctic sea ice at lowest maximum for second consecutive year April 20th, 2016 @ 11:25amArctic sea ice was at a record low maximum extent for the second straight year, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) at the University of Colorado Boulder and NASA. “I’ve never see such a warm, crazy winter in the Arctic,” said NSIDC director Mark Serreze. “The heat was relentless.” Air [..
- Teaching Climate Change Conference June 14-15 at the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument April 15th, 2016 @ 3:44pmThe National Park Service and the Friends of the Florissant Fossil Beds, Inc. are hosting a 2-day climate change seminar based out of Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument June 14-15, 2016. A world renowned fossil deposit, the Florissant Fossil Beds are 35 miles west of Colorado Springs. Featured speakers include Dr. Dena Smith and Dr. Cesar Nufio, who [..
- The People Behind the Science: CU Researchers Featured on More Than Scientists April 13th, 2016 @ 11:07amMore Than Scientists is a series of films that highlights the personal lives, concerns, and motivations of climate scientists. Several of CU Boulder’s climate scientists including Jim White, Ted Scambos, Phil Taylor, Mike MacFerrin, Bill Bowman, Tyler Jones and Eve Hinckley are featured on the More Than Scientists website. These videos were filmed and edited by CU undergraduate and graduate [..