Tracking the Movement of the Tropics 800 Years into the Past
Studying shifts of the northern-most edge of the tropics revealed that periods of tropical expansion coincided with severe droughts, a UA-led research team found.
IPCC Global Warming Report Co-Authored by UA Professor
UA Regents' Professor Diana Liverman is one of eight U.S. authors of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's new report on global warming.
UA Seeks Strategy for Saving on Energy Costs and Cutting Carbon Emissions
A large-scale strategy for creating renewable energy for the UA is under development, with the goals of saving money on long-term energy costs, offsetting campus carbon emissions and positioning the University as a leader in sustainability.
Harnessing the collaborative and interdisciplinary expertise at the University of Arizona and among our many partners, the Institute of the Environment links cutting-edge knowledge and know-how with real-world issues to help all societies better understand Earth's natural systems and chart the best course for a more vibrant, sustainable world.