The history of Greenland’s snowfall is chronicled in an
unlikely place: the remains of aquatic plants that died long ago,
collecting at the bottom of lakes in horizontal layers that
document the passing years.
For years, UB chemistry professor Joseph Gardella Jr. has worked
tirelessly to ensure that the local community’s voice was
heard as the federal government decided what to do with nearly
200,000 cubic yards of radioactive waste stored in Lewiston, New
York — remnants of the Manhattan Project that produced the
country’s first nuclear weapons.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – A University at Buffalo-backed plan to
create 100 megawatts of new, locally produced solar energy within
the next four years is among the winners of a clean energy
competition for New York colleges and universities.
The hottest thing to hit The Commons lately isn’t the
newest ethnic eatery. It’s the pressure UB faculty, staff and
students are putting on restaurants there to stop serving food in