UNH botanist Barrett Rock has been selected by the Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists (YLACES) organization to be the first recipient of its Youth Environmental Science Medal in recognition of his formative work in the development and implementation of inquiry-based, experiential K-12 science education.
Rock, professor emeritus in the Earth Systems Research Center within the...
The University of New Hampshire announces the official launch of and participation in the National Land-Grant Impacts website (landgrantimpacts.tamu.edu), a centralized online resource that highlights the teaching, agricultural experiment station research, and cooperative extension efforts by land-grant universities.
The website provides access to university or regional-specific impact stories...
Carbon monoxide poisoning has been implicated in many home injuries or even deaths from portable generators. Although daylight savings time starts March 8, 2015, the winter isn’t over.
Winter weather can knock out power in its path.
If you are considering using a gasoline-powered portable generator to temporarily power appliances and heaters to cook and stay warm, you need to know these five...
What happens to spilled oil on the bottom of a body of water? This video shows how students working with Nancy Kinner, professor of civil and environmental engineering and UNH Director of the Coastal Response Research Center, are using a unique oil flume to find out. Their findings could improve responses to oil spills.