March 2017

Leavens breaks down the nuances of how a food's carbon footprint relates to the distance it travels from farm to plate.

March 6, 2017

Seven research projects led by scientists, historians, economists, and public health experts from five Harvard Schools will share about $1 million in the third round of grants awarded by the Climate Change Solutions Fund . This initiative, which was launched by Harvard President Drew Faust,...

February 2017

February 28, 2017

Joseph Winters, College '20 According to British ethicist Alisdair Cochrane in his entry for the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy , “environmental ethics concerns human beings’ ethical relationship with the natural environment.” “What duties,” he goes on to ask,...

Oliver George, College '20 In his essay “‘This Green Earth’: The Vision of Nature in Romantic Poets,” literary scholar M. H. Abrams describes how the Romantic poets portrayed the natural world, “as a living entity in whose life – Coleridge as well as Wordsworth...

"Nature” is what we see – The Hill – the Afternoon – Squirrel – Eclipse – the Bumble bee – Nay – Nature is Heaven – “Nature” is what We hear – The Bobolink – the Sea – Thunder – the Cricket – Nay...