Latest Thomas Dietz Stories

2011-02-21 20:39:05

The choices an individual makes about environmental issues are affected by family, friends and others in a person's social network.

2011-02-20 22:05:49

Ask any political leader if they are in favor of sustainability, and the pat answer is typically a resounding, "Yes."

2009-10-26 15:18:36

New technologies and policies that save energy, remove atmospheric carbon and limit greenhouse gas emissions are needed to fight global climate change – but face daunting technological, economic and political hurdles, a Michigan State University scientist said.

2009-01-30 08:52:55

Knowledge gaps continue to hobble scientists’ assessments of the environment, a Michigan State University researcher and colleagues warn. Their warning follows sobering conclusions drawn from what they do know and could help set the global agenda for research funding in the years to come.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.