Archive for the ‘U of A Shows’ Category


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To Frack or Not To Frack?

Jennifer McIntosh, Ph.D, University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment. Jennifer is an Associate Professor of Hydrology & Water Resources at the UA. She and I have spent several hours talking about one of my favorite subjects – fracking. Because we REALLY…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Radio Show, U of A Shows
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What Can You Learn from an Octopus?

Rafe Sagarin, PhD, Institute of Environment, University of Arizona. Rafe is a marine biologist, an environmental policy analyst, an author, a husband, a father and a true…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Radio Show, Travel, U of A Shows
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Unite! Food Day at UA

Food Day is a nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable, and sustainably produced food, and a grassroots campaign for better food policies and a stronger, more united food movement.

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Radio Show, U of A Shows
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Peter Ellsworth, Entomology Specialist, University of AZ College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

It’s all about the bugs and I don’t even know where to begin. Ellsworth and his team have gone from facing a pest plague of biblical proportion to creating an award winning pest management center.

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Radio Show, U of A Shows
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Institute of the Environment, UA – Jonathan Overpeck and Diana Liverman

Not sure if I will be comfortable calling him “Peck” as everyone I know seems to but Jonathan and Diana are two of the most influential and knowledgeable individuals on climate…

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Ty Taylor – University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment Carson Scholar

Ty is one of a kind and not easy to capture in the written word. He is a Ph.D. student in ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Arizona.

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Native Impact: Exposing the Buried Costs of Energy

A unique glimpse into the global energy crisis from the perspective of an intertribal coalition as they fight to transform their local economies by replacing coal mines and smog-belching power plants with renewable energy technologies.

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Filed Under: Radio Show, U of A Shows
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Linda Powers, Engineering Professor & Bio5 Institute Member, University of Arizona

Linda Powers spent part of her summer biking around Tanzania testing wells for bacteria using a unique instrument designed at the UA.

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Filed Under: Health, Radio Show, U of A Shows
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Joe Abraham, Director, Office of Sustainability, University of Arizona

Joe Abraham has a big job, big dreams and a big personality. The Office of Sustainability was established in October 2010 as part of a larger reorganization of UA Campus Sustainability to improve the coordination of environmental sustainability programs across the university.

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Filed Under: Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, U of A Shows