Jonathan Patz in auditorium with giant curved screen

Patz Presents on Planetary Health

"Treatment for Today's Climate Emergency Can Save Way More Lives Than We Ever Imagined"

cows in Brazil

Cattle Laundering in Brazilian Amazon

Gibbs Lab finds that hard-to-monitor cattle trade sparks increased burning of forest.

Health Costs of Climate Change map

Health Costs of Climate Change

U.S. climate-related events in 2012 cause over $10 billion in health-related costs.

Nemet Book Cover photo - sunset and solar panels

How Solar Energy Became Cheap

Greg Nemet's new book tells the story of solar: the long road to economic viability and the lessons learned that could speed the progress of other low-carbon technology.

Latest News

March 25, 2020
Seth Spawn Wins IOP Publishing ‘Outstanding Reviewer’ Award
Seth Spawn has been selected as an Outstanding Reviewer for Environmental Research Letters for 2019, in recognition of the high quality and timeliness of his reviews during the year.

March 12, 2020
Yanghui Kang to Give Her PhD Dissertation Defense 3/31/20
"Towards Operational Monitoring of the Agroecosystems with Satellite Remote Sensing: A Case Study in the Midwest U.S." Tuesday, March 31, 11am, Trewartha Room (378 Science Hall)


Latest Publications

2020 · JAMA
A Low-Carbon Future Could Improve Global Health and Achieve Economic Benefits
AUTHOR(S): Patz, J.A., V.J. Stull, and V.S. Limaye

2019 · Sustainability Science
Research and policy priorities for edible insects
AUTHOR(S): Stull, V. and J. Patz

2019 · International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Applying Integrated Exposure-Response Functions to PM2.5 Pollution in India
AUTHOR(S): Limaye, V.S., W. Schöpp, and M. Amann