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Issues of the Environment
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 12:33pm
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 8:42am
There has to be some good that comes from all of the snow, ice and frigid temperatures, right? In this week's installment of Issues of the Environment, WEMU's David Fair explores how the environment may benefit from these conditions, come the spring and summer.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 10:12am
Drinking tap water in Ann Arbor is common practice. It rates rather highly in terms of quality and taste, and most find it difficult to tell the difference between city water and bottled water. Many may not know that research shows pharmaceutical drugs are making it into the water supply.
In this week's "Issues of the Environment" 89.1 WEMU's David Fair explores the issue and what it may mean for you. The guest this week is Larry Sanford, the city of Ann Arbors' Assistant Manager of Water Treatment Services.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 10:17am
On this week's Issues of the Environment, Andy Drews, Technical Specialist at the Ford Research and Innovation Center in Dearborn, discusses Ford's partnership with the University of Michigan for car battery research and the future of car batteries and electric cars in Washtenaw County.Listen to the extended interview here:Wednesday, January 29, 2014 2:35pmHad enough of the cold and snow already? It has been the snowiest January in this area in history. Add in the polar vortex and frigid temperatures, and it's been a somewhat trying winter. Why is it happening, and will it continue to happen in winters to come?This week on Issues of the Environment our guest is Dr. Tom Kovacs, Associate Professor of Meteorology at Eastern Michigan University. Kovaks teaches courses on the effects of climate change on weather and will discuss the consequences for our county.
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