Environmental

Center for Climate and Energy Decision Making

Carbon Capture and Utilization Won’t Mitigate Global Warming, Study Finds

Edward S. Rubin, professor at Carnegie Mellon University, co-authored a study on the potential of CO2 conversion to fuels, finding that carbon capture and utilization (CCU) has little potential to mitigate climate change, and could worsen the problem.
Brosi Lab

The Brosi Lab has a new website!

Bee declines are of enormous societal relevance given the central role of bees as pollinators in both natural ecosystems as well as the human agricultural enterprise.  The Brosi Lab tries to understand the causes and implications of bee declines, for both native bees as well as managed honey bees.
Kronforst Lab
The Kronforst Lab studies the evolution and genetics of adaptation and speciation, using butterflies as our primary model system.