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Fire and Ice: Climate Change Linked Extremes

Fire and Ice: Climate Change Linked Extremes

Nov. 05, 2015

Lynnette Harris

Climate change worldwide is amplifying extreme weather events and researchers in the Utah Climate Center at Utah State University are using modeling tools to help people in very different parts of the...

USU’s Space Crop Expert Separates Fact from Fiction on Farming in Space

USU’s Space Crop Expert Separates Fact from Fiction on Farming in Space

Oct. 02, 2015

Lynnette Harris

Professor Bruce Bugbee’s job title, director of Utah State University’s Crop Physiology Laboratory, conjures thoughts of a scientist whose work is firmly rooted in the earth. Rooted in the earth o...

World Water Expert to Discuss the Global Freshwater Challenge

World Water Expert to Discuss the Global Freshwater Challenge

Sep. 10, 2015

Shelby Ruud

Sandra Postel, director of The Global Water Policy Project and a widely recognized expert on world water systems and policy, will speak about this and other water issues in her lecture....

National Research Focuses on Water and Soil Interactions

National Research Focuses on Water and Soil Interactions

Aug. 13, 2015

Drought continues to plague the Western US and monitoring soil water is an important part of managing valuable water resources. A number of things can happen to water when it hits the topmost layer of...

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