Design team, UNMC collaborate to improve ag safety education via VR

Design team, UNMC collaborate to improve ag safety education via VR

A University of Nebraska–Lincoln team is collaborating on a new project that will help educate nurses about risks and healthcare in the state’s agricultural communities. The Computer Science and Engineering Senior Design team is working with members of the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s College of Nursing and College of Public Health with support from the […]

Biden introduces his climate team

The Lotus Solar Project, a new 67-megawatt solar farm north of Fresno, Calif, on March 27, 2020. The New York Times

Biden, speaking at an event in Wilmington, Delaware, said the climate team will be “ready on Day One, which is essential because we literally have no time to waste.” A top lieutenant will be Gina McCarthy, former President Barack Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency administrator who Biden has tapped to head a new White House Office […]

Biden unveils diverse team tasked with ambitious climate agenda

Biden unveils diverse team tasked with ambitious climate agenda

Brenda Mallory, US President-elect Joe Biden’s nominee for Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality, speaks after Biden announced her nomination among another round of nominees and appointees for his administration in Wilmington, Delaware, US, December 19, 2020. REUTERS Biden wants the United States to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 President-elect Joe Biden […]

Biden introduces his climate team, says ‘no time to waste’

Biden introduces his climate team, says 'no time to waste'

Just as the United States has needed a unified, national response to COVID-19, it needs one for dealing with climate change, President-elect Joe Biden said Saturday as he rolled out key members of his environmental team. “We literally have no time to waste,” Biden told reporters as introduced his choices. The approach is a shift […]