Category Archives: Environment and Natural Resources Program

Cristine Russell on human rights

The American Woman Who Wrote Equal Rights Into Japan’s Constitution By Cristine Russell The Atlantic “American efforts to pass an Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution have failed since the early 1920s. But, in 1946, a 22-year-old naturalized American … Continue reading

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Robert N. Stavins discusses economics and the environment

WATCH: Robert N. Stavins discuss economics and the environment for 92Y Campaign for the American Conversation (11/21/2012).

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Quote of the Week: Henry Lee on electric vehicle charging stations

“We have three [charging stations] in the garage here in Harvard, and I’ve never seen a car there. They’ve been there about five years. . . Five years from now The Boston Globe will be writing articles about these mausoleums … Continue reading

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Cristine Russell on Fukushima

Pessimism Reigns a Year After Fukushima Columbia Journalism Review March 12, 2012 Commentary by: Cristine Russell, Environment and Natural Resources senior fellow Topic: Fukushima  “The barrage of stories worldwide on the first anniversary of the disaster at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power … Continue reading

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Cristine Russell on writing and time management

Get a Life (Beyond the Web) Columbia Journalism Review October 21, 2011 Commentary by: Cristine Russell, a senior fellow with the Belfer Center’s Environment and Natural Resources Program Topic: Writing and time management “FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA — Freelance science writer Steve … Continue reading

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Cristine Russell on the number of species on Earth

Quiz Time: How Many Different Species on Earth? The Atlantic August 24, 2011 Commentary by: Cristine Russell, a senior fellow with the Belfer Center’s Environment and Natural Resources Program Topic: Number of species on Earth “For a real conversation-stopper at … Continue reading

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Cristine Russell on The Washington Star

Still Seeing Stars after Thirty Years Behind the News blog, Columbia Journalism Review August 8, 2011 Commentary by: Cristine Russell, a senior fellow with theBelfer Center’s Environment and Natural Resources Program Topic: The Washington Star “Given the handwringing about the … Continue reading

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Henry Lee and Grant Lovellette on electric cars

Will Electric Cars Transform the U.S. Vehicle Market? Belfer Center July 2011 Discussion paper by: Henry Lee, director of the Environment and Natural Resources Program and a member of the Belfer Center Board of Directors; Grant Lovellette Topic: Electric cars … Continue reading

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