You've decided to take a very important step toward greening URI's campus. Your leadership is the key to success for any Green Team, and it starts by creating an inventory of your office's daily operations and equipment use. This inventory will help us keep track of campus-wide progress in energy efficiency, and it will also help identify issues or areas that your Green Team should focus on the most.
You’re packing for a long trip to Mars and suddenly the anxiety hits: What to wear? You could suit up in bulky white duds or consider the advice of a University of Rhode Island professor: washable, recyclable clothes.
Karl Aspelund, an assistant professor of design at URI, says we should start thinking about what kinds of clothes astronauts will need for decades-long space missions, considered the next phase of exploration to infinity and beyond.