What’s in Our Water? Examining Risks 10 Years After Flint

Wed, 2024-04-03 11:00
Location: Virtual

What health risks lurk in U.S. tap water? Our expert panel will explore what’s changed since the water crisis in Flint, Mich., 10 years ago and what still needs to be done to protect U.S. consumers from potentially unsafe levels of lead, arsenic, PFAS chemicals, and other pollutants.... Read more about What’s in Our Water? Examining Risks 10 Years After Flint

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Nathaniel Tarshish

Wed, 2024-04-03 08:02
Environmental Fellow: 2024-2026
PhD, Earth and Planetary Science, University of California, Berkeley

Nathaniel Tarshish is a climate scientist with broad interests across geophysical fluid dynamics and the carbon cycle.

 

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Aaron Molnar

Wed, 2024-04-03 07:59
Environmental Fellow: 2024-2026
PhD, History, University of British Columbia

Aaron Molnar mobilizes paleoclimatology and archaeology with documentary sources to understand how the premodern state over time adapted to climate...

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Seán Kavanagh

Wed, 2024-04-03 07:57
Environmental Fellow: 2024-2026
PhD, Computational Materials Science, University College London & Imperial College London

Seán Kavanagh uses quantum mechanical simulations to identify bottlenecks in the performance of renewable energy materials .

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Matthew Goss

Wed, 2024-04-03 07:53
Environmental Fellow: 2024-2026
PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Matthew Goss researches how the oxidation of organic molecules in the atmosphere affects the formation of fine aerosol particles, which play an...

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A Fireside Chat with Dr. Walter Willett: Sustainable Food and Creating Effective Change

Tue, 2024-04-02 15:30
Location: Virtual & Kresge G2, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston

This will be an informal, dynamic conversation with Dr. Walter Willett about sustainable food systems, the planetary health diet, and how to effectively create change for public health.... Read more about A Fireside Chat with Dr. Walter Willett: Sustainable Food and Creating Effective Change

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Climate Populism

Tue, 2024-04-02 10:00
Location: Room 414AB, HKS, 79 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge

"Climate Populism: The anti-elite backlash against the green transition" with Robert Z. Lawrence, Dustin Tingley, and Elaine Buckberg.

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When youth sue to protect the planet and their health

Mon, 2024-04-01 16:00
Location: 677 Huntington Avenue Suite 329, Boston, MA

"When youth sue to protect the planet and their health: Inside a bold legal strategy to fight climate change" with Kari Nadeau, Julia Olson, and Alicia Ely Yamin.

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When Youth Sue to Protect the Planet and their Health: Inside a Bold Legal Strategy to Fight Climate Change

Mon, 2024-04-01 16:00
Location: Zoom & Kresge Building, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston

Last summer, 16 young plaintiffs won a pioneering lawsuit against the state of Montana. Their claim: By failing to consider the climate impact of fossil fuel projects, the state had violated children’s rights to a clean and healthful environment.... Read more about When Youth Sue to Protect the Planet and their Health: Inside a Bold Legal Strategy to Fight Climate Change

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