Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Biochar: A solution to climate change, soil fertility and energy production

By Gavin Portwood

September 26, 2013

Biochar has made waves in academic and agricultural circles within the past decade as a solution to climate change, soil fertility and energy production. Biochar is created from biomass through a process called pyrolysis – high te...

UMass geosciences professor analyzes planet’s sustainability problems

By Nancy Pierce

April 5, 2012

As Earth’s population grows and consumption increases, the planet must take steps toward becoming a more equitable and sustainable society, said University of Massachusetts professor Raymond Bradley. “Much of the world ...