Claudia Christine Avila brings her Mexican-American roots to her research – and believes cultural appreciation for land makes a difference.
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In North Carolina, Julia Janson is researching the impact of rising sea levels on soil and helping multigenerational farming families adjust to changing times.
Few people realize that invisible plastic bits make it into the air we breathe. Madeline Clough wants to change that.
Dangerous dust events are becoming more common in Utah, where Kerry Kelly is developing new sensor technology to monitor what’s in our air.
Native people who possess traditional ecological knowledge have long understood environmental management.
Zhiying Li left cultural restraints in her native China to become a scientist in the U.S. and study water availability.
Inspired by water scarcity in her hometown, Pratiksha Dongare at Rice University is taking a cutting-edge approach to desalination.