University of Minnesota
Freelance writer and editor
Joe Hart is a freelance writer, editor and musician based in rural Wisconsin where he lives with his three children. Hart's magazine features have been widely published in the Midwest, and he is a former contributing editor for
Recycling Carpets For Car Parts
Why development should focus on climate adaptation
Just as climate change disproportionately affects the poor, so must efforts to reduce its toll.
What’s in those new plastic pipes delivering drinking water?
Lingering questions leave some concerned about a new generation of plumbing material
What the Green Climate Fund really means for international development
In its seventh year, progress for the fund has been slow. What will it take to fulfill the GCF’s…
Three ways artificial intelligence is helping to save the world
As computers get smarter, scientists look at new ways to enlist them in environmental protection.
Let’s take a page from the Paris agreement and commit to a personal climate target
As nations pledge greenhouse gas reductions, so should we
These entrepreneurs are using technology to turn a profit on food waste
Creative businesses aim to get food that would otherwise be wasted into the hands of those who can…
Can superfoods boost the planet’s health, too?
As demand for African and Asian tree-based superfoods grows, researchers and entrepreneurs eye ways…
How can we reduce concrete’s hefty carbon footprint?
Bit by bit, innovators are chipping away at this ubiquitous material’s environmental downsides
If we want a resilient world, we need to start with resilient data.
can help our world. A deeper look:
: Adaptation requires several steps if want to protect poor from climate change;
: Reading - Why development should focus on climate adaptation
: Three ways artificial intelligence is helping to save the world
Renewable energy is at a tipping point — let's push it
The Environmental Cost Of Growing Food
How big should urban green spaces be?
Fighting Zika: infect mosquitoes so that they can't spread the disease
Does Food Tech Help Farmers?
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