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Climate, Indigenous Peoples, Place

The Newtok post office. Photo by Jon Meyer.

Moses and the Marines

Indigenous Yup'ik Alaskans grapple with the relocation of their town as permafrost thaws and riverbanks erode.
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At Yale, Buildings

The Inhumanity of Buildings: Our Dynamic Society’s Conflict with Static Architecture

The Inhumanity of Buildings: Our Dynamic Society’s Conflict with Static Architecture

Kroon Hall opened in 2009 as the home of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. Seven years later, is it performing to standards?
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Print Edition

Place: The Sage Magazine 2016 Print Edition

Place: The Sage Magazine 2016 Print Edition

What creates meaning in a place? We asked contributors for this issue of Sage to reflect on the question.
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Writing Contest

Today’s lesson is brought to you by the letter B: Botany, Beverly, Bidwill and Bunya

Today’s lesson is brought to you by the letter B: Botany, Beverly, Bidwill and Bunya

Tamsin Kerr, second-place winner of our 2015 Emerging Environmental Writers Contest, takes readers to an aboriginal celebration of an ancient tree on the Sunshine Coast of northeastern Australia.
by × March 19, 2016 × 0 comments

Writing Contest

An aerial shot of the Susitna River. Photo by Travis Rummel

Power Struggle: Pushing Back on Alaska’s Susitna Dam Proposal

Sarah Guy, co-winner of our 2015 Emerging Environmental Writers Contest, travels up the Susitna River and learns from an Iditarod racer about a controversial dam project.
by × March 19, 2016 × 3 comments

At Yale, Climate

“Yale’s Lies?” EPI’s Rankings Ignite National Controversy in Turkey

“Yale’s Lies?” EPI’s Rankings Ignite National Controversy in Turkey

Don Mosteller, Research Fellow with the Environmental Performance Index, explores the results of the 2016 EPI Report and the ensuing national controversy in Turkey surrounding the country's performance.
by × March 9, 2016 × 0 comments