University of Minnesota
Canadian freelance science writer
Tim Lougheed has worked as a freelance writer in Ottawa, Canada, since 1991. A past president of the Canadian Science Writers' Association, he covers a broad range of topics in science, technology, medicine and education.
Facing up to Phosphorus
A New Generation of GMOs
Is synthetic biology on its way to our farms, markets and tables?
Second Life for Shipping Waste
According to the World Ocean Review, the global merchant fleet has a capacity to carry more than 1…
Cleaning Up With Rent-a-Chemical
Lease programs are emerging as a safer, more environmentally friendly way to manage chemicals.
A Tree Grows in Ho Chi Minh City
As cities become bigger and more populated over the coming decades, how they will be built will…
Why Eating Invasive Species Is a Bad Idea
Gastronomy is no silver bullet for controlling invasive species.
Dancing Bees Waggle the Way to Happier Habitat
Honeybee waggle dancers are helping researchers identify conservation best practices.
The Environmental Attackers
Editor’s note: Throughout 2014/15, Tom Miller and Nuin-Tara Key of PrettyGoodProductions will be…
Time for Trees to Pack Their Trunks?
As climate changes, forest ecosystems will need to shift to more suitable sites. Should humans lend…
: By some estimates, the global market for synthetic biology is projected to grow to $16 billion by 2018 -
: Cleaning Up With Rent-a-Chemical: Lease programs can be a safer, more environmental way to manage chemicals
: Eat 'Em and Beat 'Em
: Can Insects Feed A Hungry Planet?
: Interesting: reduce cleaning chemical use by convert from chemical product-sale to chemical-service model
Why complicate things? Promising Perennial Pursuits
: Innovative: Chemicals as a service |
Maldives at high tide… and getting higher
How does a global enviro-activist stay positive?
on international solidarity
As climate changes, should humans help forests move?
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