Environment and Sustainability

News about UB’s environmental programs and related sustainability initiatives. (see all topics)

3/16/20

But other parts of these Caribbean ecosystems continue to decline, and one species cannot simply replace the other, says UB researcher.

3/3/20

Conference is set for March 24-25 and builds off the success of last year’s event, the nation’s first-ever gathering of mobile produce market representatives.

2/19/20

Chris Lowry has designed numerous foldable paper models of aquifers to help students visualize how water is stored underground.

2/7/20

The research builds on evidence that the last mammoths on a lonely Arctic island suffered from a variety of genetic defects.

1/7/20

New research shows that technologies are available, but the upgrades can be expensive.

12/30/19

Scientists can’t see underground, but computational models are providing a new way to investigate how root systems might be changing.

12/26/19

From analyzing the avocado genome to designing a stingray-inspired space exploration vehicle, here are some highlights from a year of discovery.

12/23/19

As predicted by theorists, experiments show that barium zirconium sulfide thin films hold great promise for solar cells, LEDs.

12/5/19

UB researchers study climate change using methodologies that range from Arctic field work to ice sheet modeling.

11/20/19

Researchers are working to complete an analysis of whether pollutants found in soil may have originated from Tonawanda Coke.