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Environmental scientists at the CUNY ASRC examine, combine and interpret different data sets to answer questions about the interaction between people and nature.


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December 16, 2019
Rising global temperatures could make our electrical grid less reliable — and scientists say we must take climate action now to prevent it. Read more »

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October 9, 2018
Urban gardening in New York City can be difficult thanks to lead contamination, but researchers have found a way to promote safe crop growth by using discarded clean soil from construction sites. Read more »

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Activities and Resources

Community Sensor Lab

Build a low-cost, DIY environmental monitoring sensors by joining this ASRC initiative.

Age range: High School

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