C-PREE in the News

Monday, Oct 7, 2019
The Cognitive Science of Political Thought: Practical Takeaways for Political Discourse
Thursday, Aug 15, 2019

C-PREE postdoc, Stuart Riddick, worked with Prof. Denise Mauzerall (C-PREE), Prof. Michael Celia (PEI), and an international team of researchers to measure powerful greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas rigs in the North Sea, discovering that current counts underestimate the amount of methane being released into the atmosphere.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019

"By 2050, the world must feed many more people, more nutritiously, and ensure that agriculture contributes to poverty reduction through inclusive economic and social development, all while reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, loss of habitat, freshwater depletion and pollution, and other environmental impacts of farming.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

C-PREE Research Scholar, Tim Searchinger, and his colleague, Richard Waite, discuss the promise of plant-based burgers to decrease the impact that cattle and other grazing animals have on the environment.

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019

Tim Searchinger, C-PREE Research Scholar, is featured in the third segment of NPR's Morning Edition series on imaging the world in 2050 and the changes that would be made to stop climate change.

Friday, Feb 22, 2019

C-PREE Faculty Director, Michael Oppenheimer's new book on the practices of scientific assessment is now available from the University of Chicago Press

Q&A with Dr. Michael Oppenheimer
by B. Rose Kelly, Woodrow Wilson...

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019

Recordings of the sounds in tropical forests could unlock secrets about biodiversity and aid conservation efforts around the world, according to a perspective paper published in Science.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering announces that Graduate Student Xiaogang will receive a School of Engineering and Applied Science Award for Excellence for 2018.  This award is given to SEAS graduate students who have performed at the highest level as...

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018

New York Times (Michael Oppenheimer)

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