"Shored Up" Documentary Has A Bleak Message About NJ CoastSeptember 17, 2013. “‘Shored Up’ Documentary Has A Bleak Message About NJ Coast.” Documentary directed by Ben Kalina, examines the environmental, economic, and cultural controversies surrounding coastal development in the face of rising sea levels and extreme weather. Read more or find a screening.
Marine Taxa Track Local Climate VelocitiesSeptember 13, 2013. RCI affiliate and Rutgers Professor of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, Malin Pinsky co-authored, “Marine Taxa Track Local Climate Velocities,” examining the movement of marine species in response to warming waters. The results of the study demonstrate “that marine species shift at different rates and directions because they closely track the complex mosaic of local climate velocities,” or the rate and direction that climate shifts across the landscape. Read more at Science.
Diane Burko: Glacial Perspectives Exhibit at Zimmerli Art Museum: September 2013 thru July 31, 2014.
For over 40 years, Diane Burko has travelled around the Americas and Europe, taking photographs and making sketches of volcanoes, hot spring fissures, glaciers, mountains, and rain forests in order to paint these landscapes in her Philadelphia studio.