The Daily Northwestern

NU joins in National Day of Action on climate change

Darby Hopper and Rachel Frazin

October 4, 2015

Environmentalist Wendy Abrams (Kellogg ‘90) started the national organization “Know Tomorrow” with the hope of bringing millennials into the conversation about climate change. Today, Know Tomorrow is a nonprofit campaign...

Northwestern professor creating photosynthesis-replicating ‘tree’

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 2, 2015

Northwestern's Solar Fuels Institute (SOFI) is working to create a "tree" that replicates photosynthesis by using sunlight, water and concentrated carbon dioxide to produce a liquid fuel strong enough to power a car. Prof....