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Fish farming or aquaculture has been a practice among humans for almost as long as humans have been growing food on land. The earliest recovered evidence of this practice dates back to 6000 BC. The rise of industrial fish farms though is something a…Continue
There are a growing number of colleges and universities who have started to divest (selling stocks and bonds and re-investing them elsewhere) their endowments from fossil fuels. National Public Radio reported a story from one of the many students…Continue
As salamanders and other amphibians are on the move towards spring breeding pools, this article (http://nyti.ms/1iqc8l8) explores the surprising role that salamanders, as a top predator, play in the global carbon…Continue
Thanks to NPS Academy member Molly for sharing this link from the Climate Progress website: …Continue
I thought we could try something a little different in 2014 and take a look at articles instead of books. Here's a link to a piece I heard on NPR about…Continue