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Plant Cover In Cities Could Combat ‘Urban Heat Island Effect’

Karl Korfmacher, a professor of environmental science, discusses how asphalt creates “urban heat islands” and how vegetation can combat the effects of heat waves.
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Amit Batabyal, CLA, explains tariffs
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Evan Selinger, CLA, discusses facial recognition technology
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Mark Fairchild, COS, explains primary colors
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Joseph Lanzafame, COS, writes about fire extinguishers

Meet the 18-year-old who helped wipe out $6.7 million in medical debt
Talia Zames, an incoming CHST student, featured

Connections: Understanding FaceApp and what happens to user data submitted to social media apps
Jonathan Weissman, GCCIS, featured

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RIT scientists using technology to fight invasive plants
Christopher Kanan and Christy Tyler, COS, featured

RIT researchers look for ways to manage food waste
Callie Babbitt, GIS, featured

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