In her summer research, Sarah Barbo searches for links between nature and public health. These connections help make a new kind of business case for the environment: dramatic savings in health care costs.
Colin Brown takes to the Inner Mongolian steppe, with an eye to the effects of climate change.
In the Cordillera Apolobamba of western Bolivia, Kate Heller visits indigenous communities in the early stages of developing a tourist economy.
Mercury, a tenaciously persistent element, doesn’t just go away. In towns along the Madre de Dios River in Peru, David Gonzalez is studying how gold mining puts public health at risk.
Stephanie Stefanski explores an unusual relationship between kelp gulls and southern right whales off the coast of Patagonia.
Angel Hsu uses Google autocomplete results to explore how popular perceptions of the environment square with reality.
Amchi Nyima Samphel, a ninth-generation Tibetan healer, discusses traditional medicine and the challenges his practice faces in the 21st century.
Graduate student Austin Lord uses photography to document life at the frontier of hydropower development in Nepal.
A gathering of conservationists and community members in Vietnam works towards striking a balance in sharing the benefits of forest conservation.
SAGE contributor GinaRae LaCerva talks with biologist and Pulitzer Prize Finalist David Haskell about connections between nature and culture .
David Gonzalez takes us just off the coast of Southern California, to an island chain heralded as the “Galapagos of North America.”
A team of Yale graduate students travels to the west Pacific to learn about sustainable development on the island nation of Palau.
On the fifth anniversary of Kroon Hall’s construction, Peter Otis celebrates the builders who created this Platinum LEED building.
Economists compare the benefits of beef with the environmental costs of cattle ranching and delve into the surprising science of cow pee.