12 years to doomsday

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Nearly 99 percent of the world’s coral reefs are expected to be killed off according to an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report released Oct. 8. These consequences, outlined […]

Utah County wildfires consume homes and resources

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Two wildfires at Pole Creek and Bald Mountain have burned at least 125,500 acres at the time of this writing, forcing thousands of people to evacuate. Maria Groves, professor of […]

The Intermountain Sustainability Summit is here

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The Intermountain Sustainability Summit is a three-day annual event that is held at Weber State University. The Summit is geared towards students, sustainability practitioners and the general public with quality […]

Climate change: our history and future

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Dan Bedford, Weber State University geography professor and co-author of “Climate Change: Examining the Facts,” detailed the 160-year history of climate change on Feb. 12 as part of the Weber […]

Previews week of Feb. 5

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Career Fair The 2018 Career/Internship Fair will be held Feb. 7 from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. in the Shepherd Union Building ballrooms. The Career Fair is an opportunity for students and […]

Hurricanes mark a change in global climate

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For the very first time in recorded history, three category four and higher hurricanes have battered U.S. cities and coastlines in a single season. Hurricane Harvey dropped 50 inches of […]

Panel discusses the ‘reality’ of a post-factual world

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Over 45 Weber State University students and faculty attended a discussion on the meaning of post-factual, also called post-truth in education. The discussion, which consisted of a panel of three […]

Midwestern tornadoes may be symptom of changing climate

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On the heels of the Philippines’ Super Typhoon Haiyan, deadly tornadoes in the Midwest have left Americans feeling the effects of catastrophic weather closer to home. More than 67 tornadoes […]