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Nobel Laureate Addresses Climate Change and Clean Energy at Johns Hopkins Image

Nobel Laureate Addresses Climate Change and Clean Energy at Johns Hopkins

The JHU Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering hosted a lecture on September 6, 2016 with Steven Chu, Nobel Laureate in Physics, for a discussion on climate change impacts and solutions.

Building Climate Resilience in Vulnerable Regions Image

Building Climate Resilience in Vulnerable Regions

A project led by Johns Hopkins researchers and supported by the National Science Foundation is examining the nexus of food, energy, and water systems to help inform development and climate adaptation strategies.

Measuring Impact of Parks on Local Climate Image

Measuring Impact of Parks on Local Climate

A research team at Johns Hopkins is developing affordable heat sensors to measure how parks and other green infrastructure cool Baltimore.

JHU Students Receive Abell Award in Urban Policy for Addressing Baltimore City Litter Image

JHU Students Receive Abell Award in Urban Policy for Addressing Baltimore City Litter

Ramya Ambikapathi and Chris Kelley received the 2016 Abell Award in Urban Policy for their paper, "Litter-Free Baltimore: A trash collection policy framework based on spatial analysis and social media."

E²SHI Announces 2016-17 Seed Grant and Fellowship Recipients Image

E²SHI Announces 2016-17 Seed Grant and Fellowship Recipients

Congratulations to the two seed grant teams and one fellow who are addressing environment and energy challenges using creative approaches.

Seven E²SHI Associates Land Discovery and Catalyst Awards Image

Seven E²SHI Associates Land Discovery and Catalyst Awards

E²SHI congratulates Discovery Award and Catalyst Award recipients announced by President Ronald Daniels and Provost Robert Lieberman in July 2016. Among the recipients, seven are E²SHI Associates who are examining - and developing solutions - for environment and energy challenges.

Study Shows Fracking May Worsen Asthma in People Living Nearby Image

Study Shows Fracking May Worsen Asthma in People Living Nearby

A study led by a team of Johns Hopkins researchers found that those who lived closer to a large number or bigger active natural gas wells were significantly more likely - 1.5 to four times more likely - to suffer asthma attacks.

Health Security Journal Features Research by E²SHI Fellow and National, Local Leaders Image

Health Security Journal Features Research by E²SHI Fellow and National, Local Leaders

A special issue of the "Health Security" journal features research and discussions on the threat climate disruption poses to health security. The issue is co-edited by Meghan McGinty, a 2013-14 E²SHI Fellow.

E²SHI Associate Director Discusses Climate Change and the Global Food System Image

E²SHI Associate Director Discusses Climate Change and the Global Food System

E²SHI Associate Director, Cindy Parker, MD, discusses her research to better understand the consequences of climate change on the food system.

JHU Makes Progress Toward Goals to Greenhouse Gas Emissions Image

JHU Makes Progress Toward Goals to Greenhouse Gas Emissions

According to a report released by the Office of Sustainability, Johns Hopkins University has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 30% based on 2007 emission levels.

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When we tug at a single thing in nature, we find it attached to the rest of the world.
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