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Technology ·

Book Review - Custodians of the Internet

Book review of Custodians of the Internet by Tarleton Gillespie. (New Haven, USA: Yale University Press, 2018).
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Forest restoration is one of many approaches to carbon removal.

Environment ·

6 Things to Know about Carbon Removal and Climate Change

We asked David Morrow, director of research at SIS’s Institute for Carbon Removal Law and Policy, to share with us six things to know about carbon removal and climate change.
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Twilight view of China's Biggest coal-fired power plant in Shanghai, China.

Environment ·

5 Things to Know about China and Climate Change

SIS professor Judith Shapiro breaks down China's current environmental policies.
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Filbert Street Garden

Environment ·

A RECIPE for Changing the Food System

Network of researchers led by AU to help solve wasted food problem.
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AU I-Corps: Start Up and Stand Out

Science ·

Winners Announced: $10k Meaningful Change Challenge

Cosponsored by CAS National Science Foundation I-Corps grant and Kogod School of Business
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Strawberries in water, courtesy of Gianluca Gerardi

Science ·

Teaching Biology Labs in an Online World

Reimagining learning experiences at home
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Student uses a pipette

Science ·

Sophomore Soars in AU’s Research Laboratory

The COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a turning point in Megan Little’s academic future.  
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Plastic pollution floating in water, courtesy of Bertolt-Jensen

Science ·

Microplastic Research, a New and Necessary Field of Study

New field emerges from recent discoveries
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A sign reads, American University is proud to be a leader in sustainability. Campus heating infrastructure upgrade. Project benefits: 40% increased energy efficiency and 4.3 million gallons of water saved annually.

Science ·

Covid-19 Pandemic Causes Decrease in American University’s Carbon Emissions 

The pandemic assisted American University’s efforts towards carbon neutrality
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Satellite above Earth, credit NASA

Science ·

AU’s Integrated Space Science and Technology Institute

In just a short span from its establishment in 2017, American University’s Integrated Space Science and Technology Institute (ISSTI) has made many important contributions to space research.
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