Under guidance of Dr. Katy Kole de Peralta, three environmental history students at ISU will discuss environmental racism in a global context in this new series.
The La Brea Tar Pits have yielded the most extensive record of a Pleistocene environment on the planet. Yet the pits are also a misnomer, for they are an artifact of nineteenth-century asphalt mining and twentieth-century fossil excavations.
From the south-facing window of my third floor apartment, I sometimes see the sunrise.
There are certain questions that have given my research on the history of the Ilkisongo Maasai and conservation a sense of urgency.