Category Archive: Environment

Now what? Almost a week after the election…

It’s been almost a week since the election, and we’ve barely talked about anything else. That’s appropriate. There’s been a seismic shift in America, and its impact is only beginning to be felt and experienced. Many people are thrilled, and others are devastated. Public health skews to the left so… Read More

Our Environment

My brother-in-law, Carl Glassman, visited over the weekend. It was great to catch up with him. He stopped by the School, and I walked him around. As we walked and talked, I got a new appreciation for just how much our facilities have improved over the last sepic4veral years. When I first arrived here, the halls felt a little like a high school. Now, it’s completely different. Read More

Saving Houston air: Help from Chapel Hill scientists

Good science from bad air I was delighted by Richard Harris’s coverage of our air quality research last week on National Public Radio (NPR). It was the kind of in-depth, interesting and accurate reporting that makes NPR such a great resource for informing citizens. The animation that accompanied it is… Read More