NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees are going green, hiring an environmental science adviser.
The team said Tuesday that Allen Hershkowitz will focus on energy use, waste management, water conservation and food services at Yankee Stadium.
Hershkowitz has a Ph.D. in political economics, specializing in energy resources economics, from the City University of New York Graduate School. He has been a senior scientist for 26 years at the Natural Resources Defense Council.
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Alexander Weir, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Police say a Chinese scholar visiting the University of Illinois' Urbana-Champaign campus has been missing for three days.
Authorities say friend notified police that they hadn't heard from 26-year-old Yingying Zhang since about 1:30 p.m. on Friday. Zhang is visiting the school's Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Police say she's been in central Illinois about a month and was staying in university housing.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Drogon the ant joins a pink bush cricket and a freshwater stingray on this year's Top 10 list of new species.
An international panel of experts compiles the list for the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse.
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