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Re: Engineering Radio: Solve for Life

Michigan Engineering presents an episode of the podcast Re: Engineering Radio, Solve for Life, in which U-M researchers discuss solutions to save the Amazon Rainforest from the harmful effects of climate change. November 4, 2019. #15-30-mins #Engineering #podcast #MichiganEngineeringCenters-Other #scienceandtechnology #EnvironmentandSustainability #Sustainability #ClimateChange ​​​​​​​​


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Interactive Maps Offer Data Highlighting Michigan Cities, Groups Vulnerable to Climate Change

A team of researchers at the School of Public Health have created an interactive map that allows viewers to tangibly see how climate change will impact the populations and environment of Michigan. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #ClimateChange #DataScience ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Teaching about climate needs to empower students toward change

Michigan Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Meghan Duffy, studied students in an introductory biology class to see if it impacted their opinions on climate change. October 28, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #ClimateChange #Education #Ecology #MeghanDuffy ​​​​​​​​​​


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Guidelines aim to slow spread of fake climate change news on Facebook

Environment and Sustainability doctoral student Lauren Lutzke conducted a study on how simple intervening guidelines can limit the spread of fake news surrounding climate change on social media. August 28, 2019. ​ #5-15mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Society #Media #ClimateChange #Teach-Out #CharlesKamper #LaurenLutzke ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedEnvironment ​​


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Business Won't Save the World: A Conversation with Anand Giridharadas

SEAS welcomes Anand Giridharadas, author of Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World, will discuss climate change, the challenges with progress, and how the world can be changed from here. #60+mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #Seminar #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Society #Business #ClimateChange #philanthropy ​​​​​​​​

 11-05-2019 | 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM ET


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Why Sea Level Rise Models Have Been Wrong

Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Associate Professor Jeremy Bassis discusses why ice sheets and glaciers are melting at rates quicker than initially anticipated and how change needs to be enacted now. September 25, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSubstainability #Science #ClimateChange #JeremyBassis ​​​​​​​​


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A Dangerous Future: Climate Change, Michiganders' Health

U-M Institute of Social Research faculty Carina Gronlund predicts a significant increase in injury and death from increased heat and precipitation in the state, as climate change takes it toll on the region. August 7, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #EnvironmentandSustainability #HealthandWellness #ClimateChange #ClimateSciences #healthcare #Sustainability #CarinaGronlund ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Climate Change: Simple Guidelines Can Slow the Spread of Fake News on Facebook

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Joe Árvai and doctoral student Lauren Lutzke find that distributing guidelines for fake news spotting can help people avoid false content about climate change. August 19, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Technology #ClimateChange #SocialMedia


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Climate Change: Why Removing CO2 from the Air Isn’t Enough

Mechanical and Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Steve Skerlos warns that the "direct air capture" technology, used to remove carbon dioxide, is not enough to inhibit climate change, and more investments in renewable energy are needed. July 29, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #Technology #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #Energy #SteveSkerlos ​​​​​​​​​​


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US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum

School for Environment and Sustainability to host the US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum, a detailed look at the environmental progress made by both countries and the work that still needs to be done. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Lecture #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Environment/Sustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #Asia #Global

 10-01-2019 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET