Eliana Schreiber


Nanotech impacts examined

A multimillion-dollar grant will allow researchers from the University of Minnesota and other institutions to design and test nanotechnology to understand how it impacts the environment.   University of Minnesota officials announced earlier this month that the Nat

U geospatial center to map arctic

The University of Minnesota’s Polar Geospatial Center recently set out to create a complete topographical map of the entire arctic, including Alaska.   The project i

U professor denied access to mining site

A University of Minnesota researcher’s study will not happen because a mining company denied his access to an area of wetlands in northern Minnesota. Paul Glaser, a professor in the Department of Earth Sciences, planned a research project to sample wetlands near the site of a proposed mine in St. Louis County.

EPA: Pesticides a buzzkill

A pesticide found to affect bee behavior that is widely banned across Europe continues to be used throughout Minnesota.