A long, cold winter—like the one that just mercifully ended—can be more than just an emotional drain. It can be a drain on home finances and the environment. But a program gearing up at Penn State aims to help homeowners pinpoint areas where they can reduce energy bills, and consumption.
The gas boom in the Marcellus shale has set off another rush in Pennsylvania—colleges and universities trying to study fracking. Carnegie Mellon University, Penn State, and others have set up centers designed to attract funding to study shale gas.
For years, PSU climate scientist Michael Mann, who's worked with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, has found himself at
Earlier this month, a Penn State University committee looking into allegations made against one of their professors released its findings
While all this talk of climate change is happening in advance of the Copenhagen meeting, there's also a public dustup among prominen