Fishing For Mercury In Oklahoma

BY ON July 11, 2013
In early June, the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) released a report stating that 32 of Oklahoma’s lakes are contaminated with mercury. The report recommends that people limit their consumption of many types of fish, and some fish shouldn’t be eaten at all. As...

TOPICS: Mercury Poisoning, Oklahoma

The Song Of Our Warming Planet (video)

BY ON July 9, 2013
What does climate change sound like? Using music to convey climate science, University of Minnesota undergrad, Daniel Crawford creates a haunting message with the rising notes of his cello. Crawford based “A Song of Our Warming Planet” on a set of climate data from NASA’s...

TOPICS: Climate Change