2013 selection of research on the impacts of the nuclear accident, ongoing safety concerns and the potential economic consequences of the Games.
August 2013 roundup of notable studies and reports in the areas of news, social and digital media technology scholarship.
2013 review of relevant studies and reports on weather trends and heat waves, examining both technical studies and public health estimates of the impact on mortality rates.
2013 selection of recent research on the effects of climate change on the built environment and how individuals and communities can best adapt.
2012 review of studies on questions of measuring teacher performance, structuring personnel and compensation plans accordingly, and instructor retention.
2012 roundup of research on onshore and offshore wind energy, including market conditions, governmental support, technological advances and global potential.
2013 report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on the state of the climate of the continental United States for the year 2012.
2012 study in PNAS on the problematic pace of global land consumption and agricultural output required to supply the world’s growing population.
2012 study in Science on the true nature and extent of melting of the Antarctic and Greenland ice masses.
Semester-long course on science reporting, including the environment, technology and medicine. There will be lessons on social media, online writing, and news and feature writing.