Biodiversity

Photo courtesy of the University of the South

Sewanee's 13,000-acre campus, otherwise known as the "Domain." (Photo courtesy of the University of the South)

Sewanee: University of the South
A Q&A with Sewanee's Domain Manager, Nate Wilson, to learn more about Sewanee's land use decisions on our 13,000-acre campus.
Presentation: Lungs of the Earth
Presentation: Lungs of the Earth
Planet Forward
Tom Lovejoy, a rainforest expert, biologist and professor at George Mason University, spoke of the “lungs of the Earth,” and how they relate to cities at Planet Forward’s 2016 Summit.
Creative Fish Tank
Dr. Brian Richmond leads his team at Koobi Fora to discover the biodiversity that surrounded early humans and other hominids, and how early human anatomy was shaped to run.
Georgetown University
Can pursuit of large crop yields put our agricultural diversity, and therefore our food security, at risk?
The Decline of Agricultural Biodiversity
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
The planet is producing more food than ever before but in drastically fewer varieties. Is the future of food security at risk?
Deutsche Welle
Once a wasteland in the shadow of the Berlin Wall, a plot of land in the middle of Berlin has been revitalized and converted into an urban mobile farm called “Prinzessinnengarten.” Check it out in our audio slide show.

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