Frontiers in the Environment: Fall 2009 Archive

The Other Inconvenient Truth: Feeding and Fueling the World

Jonathan Foley, Director, Institute on the Environment
Presented: September 23, 2009
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Resilience in the (Designed) Environment

Thomas Fisher (article), Dean, College of Design
Presented: September 30, 2009
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Solar After Dark: Storage Options

Jane Davidson, Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Presented: October 7, 2009
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Food, Energy and Global Climate: Solving the Trilemma

David Tilman, Professor, Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
Presented: October 14, 2009
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Fixing our Toxics Problem: Ivory Tower or White Castle?

Deborah Swackhamer, Co-director, Water Resources Center
Presented: October 21, 2009
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Mind the Gap: Building Bridges to Mainstream the Value of Ecosystem Services in Everyday Decisions

Stephen Polasky, Professor, Applied Economics/Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
Presented: October 28, 2009
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Plastics from Plants: Tomorrow’s Advanced Materials

Marc Hillmyer, Professor, Chemistry
Presented: November 4, 2009
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Mud in the Eye of the Beholder: Unraveling Climate Past and Future in the African Tropics

Tom Johnson, Professor, Large Lakes Observatory
Presented: November 11, 2009
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Does Scale Exist?

Steven Manson, Associate Professor, Geography
Presented: November 18, 2009
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What Happens When 4,000+ Classrooms in 30 Countries Explore the Arctic Together?: Environmental Stewardship

Aaron Doering, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Presented: December 2, 2009
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Sustainable Cities: Urban Design for Human Health and the Environment

Julian Marshall, Assistant Professor, Environmental Engineering
Presented: December 9, 2009
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