Earth Week

Earth Week Earth Day Dr. Martin Connors Athabasca University Science Ecology Biology AthaU AU University Canada Edmonton Calgary Alberta

As spring makes us look to the renewal of the Earth, Earth Week makes us wonder how to make informed decisions about environmental matters.¬†Earth Week began in 1970, through the call of U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson, to have a ‚ÄúNational Environmental Teach-in." A 'teach-in' will remind many of us (who lived through) the 1960s protest movements (those of us who weren't yet born, … [Read more...]