Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.
Life is filled with firsts and, last weekend, 15-year-old Joe Hamsmith of Duluth passed a hunting milestone.
Buck was joined Nov. 9 by J. Drake Hamilton, science policy director at Fresh Energy, and Lonnie Dupre, polar explorer. They discussed how climate change might be influencing severe weather events like Hurricane Sandy, changes that have been noted in sea levels and other indicators around the world and in the Arctic, and what can be done to address climate change.
Out There is a monthly segment from WTIP volunteer and commentator Shelby Gonzalez.
"Sled Dogs to Saint Paul: The Race for Clean Water," a documentary
Dave & Amy Freeman of Wilderness Classroom report on their adventure from New Jersey & Hurricane Sandy-
Buck spoke by phone Nov. 2 with Dave & Amy Freeman of Wilderness Classroom. They're on a 2 1/2-year, 11,000+ mile journey by dogsled, canoe and kayak, and just happened to be in New Jersey as Hurricane Sandy bore down on the East Coast.
There are a lot of ways climate change stands to affect Lake Superior.