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Environmental Humanities
Advancing research and teaching at the intersection of the environment and humanities.

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Grand Challenges Program
Tackling some of the most complex environmental issues of the 21st century.


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Tackling Antibiotic Resistance:  What Do We Know and What Do We Need to Know?
Ramanan Laxminarayan explains why our antibiotics no longer work as well as they used to and discusses what we can do about it.
China Holds Key to India’s Energy Future
Phil Hannam, former Princeton Energy and Climate Scholar, writes about China's emergence as a key partner in India’s coal power development, and the broad implications for India’s climate change strategy.
Reshaping Mountains in the Human Mind to Save Species Facing Climate Change
Former Walbridge Fund Graduate Award recipient Paul Elsen among first to map the shape of the world’s major mountain ranges.
Termites Can Aid in Keeping Desertification at Bay
Termites can keep desertification at bay by adding nutrients and helping water infiltrate soil, but the vegetation patterns that result can be confusing.