The world’s accounting system for carbon emissions, run by the United Nations, disregards capital investments in future coal-fired and natural-gas power plants that will commit the world to several decades and billions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new study from Princeton University and the University of California-Irvine published Aug. 26 in the journal Environmental Research Letters.
I think mathematicians do mathematics for reasons that are very similar to those of musicians playing music or any artist doing their art. It’s all about trying to contribute to a certain understanding of ourselves and of the world around us.
Researchers at Princeton University are working to engineer an ouch-less alternative for people who need to check their blood sugar several times a day.Read more.
The probability that the national prohibition on marijuana will end is becoming greater every day. It is almost inconceivable to imagine that it will last much more than a few years.
The Princeton University carillon, one of the largest in the world and a gift from the Class of 1892, rings out from the Graduate College’s Cleveland Tower. Take a look — and a listen.