Environment archive

NPR’s ‘Teacher Feature’ profiles biologist Tom Carlson with video

NPR’s ‘Teacher Feature’ profiles biologist Tom Carlson May 31, 2013:

NPR’s Flora Lichtman of Science Friday profiles ethnobotanist Thomas Carlson and his love of teaching in a new segment called “Teacher Feature.”

World’s top scientists: California & nations must act now on environment

World’s top scientists: California & nations must act now on environment May 23, 2013:

At the request of California Gov. Jerry Brown, UC Berkeley biologist Tony Barnosky prepared with 15 other scientists a consensus statement about the environmental problems endangering Earth and what policy makers should do about it, and garnered more than 500 signatures before presenting it to Brown on May 23.