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ASU Student Creates Algae-Inspired Art


Arizona State University student Phillip Carrier is using tiny algae plants as inspiration for an art installation project as a Master of Fine Arts student from the Herberger Institute School of Art. Carrier will blend art and science together...
7/15/2013 7:00 PM EDT

ASU-Led Algae Cooperation to Host Algae Workshop


Arizona State University and the U.S. Department of Energy's Algae Testbed Public-Private Partnership (ATP3) will host a hands-on, interactive algae workshop at University of Texas at Austin’s campus on Aug. 19-23. Participants can learn algae...
7/15/2013 4:35 PM EDT

ASU Professor Named Ecological Society of America Fellow


The Ecological Society of America has named Osvaldo Sala, an Arizona State University professor of life sciences and sustainability, as a 2013 Fellow. Sala is also a Distinguished Sustainability Scientist in ASU's Global Institute of Sustainability,...
6/19/2013 11:35 AM EDT

Secure Food and Water Supply Depend on Phosphorus


Arizona State University scientists are joining global stakeholders and researchers investigating sustainable sources of phosphorus--a nutrient that is getting harder to find and is the basis of our global food system. In developing nations, farmers...
6/13/2013 5:00 PM EDT

ASU Appoints Leading Documentary Filmmaker, Sustainability Expert as Professor of Practice


'Carbon Nation' producer and director Peter Byck will teach sustainability and film production at Arizona State University this fall. His class will analyze sustainability concepts through storytelling and students will create their own documentary...
6/13/2013 1:00 PM EDT

Scientists Use Crowd-Sourcing to Help Map Global CO2 Emissions


Climate science researchers from Arizona State University are launching a first-of-its-kind website to better understand and track greenhouse gas emissions from global power plants.
5/13/2013 4:00 PM EDT

Social Norms, Behavior Influence Environmental Policy

A research team led by Arizona State University (ASU) senior sustainability scientist Ann Kinzig argues for an novel approach to climate change alleviation: target public values and behavior.
2/15/2013 1:00 PM EST

Innovation, Patenting Fuels Economy

The U.S. patenting rate is higher than ever since the Industrial Revolution, according to a new report issued by the Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program, in collaboration with Arizona State University (ASU). Those cities that saw high...
2/8/2013 2:45 PM EST

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