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environmental science

Q+A
Expert: 'Unimaginable' impact from EPA cuts
Published June 25, 2017
School of Public Health's Tom Burke served as EPA science adviser, deputy assistant administrator
Environmental health
Scientists wary of coming climate policy shift
Published June 25, 2017
Experts discuss what Trump's global warming skepticism, pledge to revive coal mean for environmental, public health
Commentary
Conservation complication
Published June 25, 2017 Video
Efforts to reduce water use in agriculture could end up having the opposite effect, JHU expert writes / Bloomberg View
Marine ecology
Canaries in cold seas
Published Spring 2016
One-millimeter mollusks could hold clues to the health of oceans / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Pollution solutions?
SEARCH for cleaner air
Published June 25, 2017
New center will explore how energy policies, climate change affect air quality—and our health
Maternal health
Fracking and pregnancy
Published June 25, 2017
Expectant mothers near hydraulic fracturing wells at greater risk for premature births, study suggests / Bloomberg School of Public Health
Power failure?
Published June 25, 2017
Analysis finds shortcomings in how regulators determine reliability of nation's electricity systems
Mercury rising?
Published June 25, 2017 Video
Dolphin study could yield insight into how mercury influences health
In the dark
Power grid predictions
Published June 25, 2017
Power supplies in coastal U.S. cities increasingly at risk due to climate change, JHU model shows
Sleuthing subs
Published June 25, 2017
Underwater robots monitor water quality, keep tabs on pollutants