5G, the next generation of cellular network technology, is imminent. How will it help or harm our environment?
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Compound risk — when multiple risks occur simultaneously, or one after another — was the topic of a recent discussion as part of the Resilience Media Project, a part of the Initiative on Communication and Sustainability at the Earth Institute.
Authoritarian and nationalistic forces may be seizing on COVID-19 as an opportunity to restrict people and businesses to stay within their borders, but in the long run, the forces of technology, economic development and human curiosity will not be contained.
The Earth Institute is now accepting proposals for Earth Networks (three-year working groups formed around one interdisciplinary topic), and Earth Frontiers (seed funding for interdisciplinary projects).
In a talk last week, celebrated conservationist and photographer Cristina Mittermeier shared her quest to save the sea.
We need a more mature and sophisticated approach to utilizing scientific expertise in decision-making.
In this episode of Pod of the Planet, we celebrate the life of Marie Tharp and the inspiration she has been and continues to be to many scientists today.
New York has the potential to be a model for how cities around the country can employ bicycling to improve environmental conditions and quality of life for residents.
The Earth Institute seeks three interns to work remotely to support the first-ever virtual All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair.