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Molika Ashford

September 19, 2008

The world's largest landfill is slated to become the biggest park in New York City.

May 30, 2008

What happens under the floating lip of ice sheets and glaciers could mean more sea-level rise in the next century.

May 14, 2008

The Department of Energy takes its first step toward clean, renewable energy from the earth.

March 27, 2008

As the warm days start piling up, many New York City residents may find themselves dreaming of the beach, barbecues and drippy, drippy ice cream cones. I love all that […]

February 13, 2008

Four hours with New York’s favorite forager

February 13, 2008

On tour with the "Wildman"

January 18, 2008

A new, smaller design approaches wind energy from a different direction.

December 29, 2007

Michael Goodchild, a geographer and professor at UC Santa Barbara, just published a kind of a survey (pdf file) of citizen-based geography. Volunteered Geographical Information or VGI, Goodchild writes, is […]

November 29, 2007

Secondhand smoke causes problems...but how serious are they?


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