The Daily Northwestern

New center to facilitate collaborations for research on water

Peter Kotecki, Development and Recruitment Editor

March 31, 2016

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Although water covers about 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, the scarcity of fresh water has led researchers to focus on developing efficient ways of using this limited natural resource. On Monday, the University publicly...

New study connects consumer behavior to air pollution

Ciara McCarthy, Managing Editor

April 28, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, Faculty

Northwestern researchers published Monday the first real-world trial examining the effects of human behavior and gasoline use on air pollution. The interdisciplinary study reports a 20 percent drop in the ozone levels of Sao...