A little-known technology change will make video streaming cheaper and pave the way for higher quality

A new standard for how videos are sent through the internet and read by your computer could make the digital world more inclusive, says media scholar Jason Schmitt.

Jason Schmitt, Professor and Chair, Department of Communication, Media & Design, Clarkson University • conversation
Aug. 19, 2020 ~6 min

Sierra Nevada pools and riffles are in trouble

"The high elevation zone you love to hike around in, and streams that you love to go fishing in, and places that you look to as your refuge for solace are changing."

Harrison Tasoff-UC Santa Barbara • futurity
April 8, 2019 ~5 min

Wet winters no longer ease California’s wildfire risk

"Fire not being influenced by moisture anymore? That is surprising. It's going to be a problem for people, for firefighters, for society."

Mari Jensen-Arizona • futurity
March 11, 2019 ~6 min


ÖSYM • osym
Oct. 12, 2008 ~1 min