During a field campaign in polluted and pristine forest, more than 1100 leaf samples were collected and analysed for biophysical and biochemical parameters. The results revealed that tropical forests exposed to hydrocarbon pollution show reduced levels of chlorophyll content, higher levels of foliar water content and leaf structural changes. In order to map this impact […]

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In Two Spirit Powwow Emmy winning producer and Santa Clara University alumnus Rick Bacigalupi profiles the Bay Area American Indian Two Spirit (BAAIT) gathering at Fort Mason, which anticipates about 5,000 attendees in February. The interviews here include Sheldon Raymore, of the Cheyenne River Lakota Nation, who describes his mother’s reaction to his coming out: […]

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