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Stormwater Management on the GSD roof
Envisioning a green space as inviting and social as it would be operative and effective, students Ecaterina Dobrescu and Rebecca Bartlett of the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) set out last semester to transform a concrete patio space at...
Water Footprint Website Snapshot

How much water is consumed based on what we're eating, drinking, buying, or based on where we live?

Harvard School of Public Health study links regular red meat consumption to higher mortality.

Environmental health scientist and instructor Gary Adamkiewicz tells us what to watch out for in our foods.

HSPH Professor explains why reducing pesticides in your diet is critical to reducing the toxic effects of pesticide exposure for you and your family.

Pesticides have been linked to Parkinson’s disease, declines in cognitive performance, developmental disorders, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children. Their application has also been tied to environmental issues, such as the...
HSPH Dean Julio Frenk joins Lilian Cheung, Professor Walter Willett and others at the Mindful Eating Corner

Did you know eating sustainably for your own health and the health of the planet is a key tenant of mindful eating?