$6.5M EPA Award for Great Lakes: Q&A with Clarkson's Tom Holsen

The new EPA grant brings to $8.25M the amount of EPA support for the team’s research into legacy and emerging contaminants in the Great Lakes. “The harder we look, the more we find,” says Clarkson’s Tom Holsen.

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Will Robot Fish Study Real Fish?

One objective of REON is highly accurate data gathering with minimal environmental disruption, a vision shared by a team of researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory who have developed a soft robotic fish they say could someday “infiltrate schools of real fish to gather detailed information about their behavior.” Click below for video and story.

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Continental Organics & Beacon Wastwater Treatment Plant

On Thursday, 6/12, RiverU took a tour of the local wastewater treatment plant in Beacon and Continental Organics/Aquaponics located in New Windsor. The Beacon Wastewater Treatment facility was established in 1913 and is still functioning today at the same location. Early in the morning, we toured this facility, which takes in both gray and black […]

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