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Migratory Birds Shrinking as Climate Warms, New Analysis of Four-Decade Record Shows

Environment and Sustainability Assistant Professor Brian Weeks and a team of researchers find that North American migratory birds have been getting smaller over the past 40 years, while their wings have gotten a bit longer, both changes appear to be responses to warming climate. December 1, 2019. #<5min #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #ClimateSciences #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​


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Home 09 26 2019 Documentary Screening: Paris to Pittsburgh Documentary Screening: Paris to Pittsburg

U-M Professors Sara Hughes and Douglas Kelbaugh lead a discussion after a documentary screening of Paris to Pittsburgh about the United States' future in climate action plans. #60+mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #Event #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Society #ClimateSciences #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #Policy #UrbanPlanning #SarahHughes #DouglasKelbaugh ​​​​​​​​​​​

 11-12-2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Climate Change and the Great Lakes

School of Environment and Sustainability Associate Professor Drew Gronewold discusses the current conditions of the Great Lakes, and explains the relevance of the Great Lake System. August 23, 2019. # #EnvironmentandSustainability #video #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Sustainability #ClimateSciences #DrewGronewold ​​​​​​​


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A Health Policy Hurricane: Promoting Health in a Changing Climate

School of Nursing professor Sue Ann Bell will give a lecture discussing disaster responses in the US and how disasters affect health in the long-term. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Seminar #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #ClimateSciences #SueAnnBell ​​​​​​​​

 10-17-2019 | 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM ET


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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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5 Charts Show How Your Household Drives up Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Environment & Sustainability Associate Professor Ming Xu discusses how Americans are leaving one of the largest carbon footprints in the world, with transportation being the largest factor. Discussed are the five biggest ways your family can leave a smaller footprint, and improve carbon emission rates. September 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Environment/Sustainability #Society #ClimateSciences #Sustainability ...


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MXL Builds CubeSats to Measure Atmospheric Plasma Bubbles

Michigan Exploration Laboratory Director James Cutler discusses the two TBEx satellites the lab developed and launched, as part of a NASA project, to study upper atmospheric plasma bubbles. August 27, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Environment/Sustainability #SpaceScience #ClimateSciences #Communication #JamesCutler


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Touch the Sun

U-M Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Professor Justin Kasper speaks with Re: Engineering Radio about the protective measures that must be taken to ensure our power grid is not negatively impacted by a solar storm. July 1, 2019. #30-60mins #Engineering #podcast #CollegeofEngineering #scienceandtechnology #SpaceScience #ClimateSciences #Energy #Safety #justinkasper ​​​​​​​​​​


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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