Credit: Lily Strelich

Credit: Lily Strelich

Communicating the IMPORTANCE of science TO policymakers

Interviewed about my experience in the Congressional Visit Day (organized by the American Geophysical Union), for an article at the EOS newspaper.

https://eos.org/agu-news/agu-members-share-their-science-on-capitol-hill

Global warming is not beneficial for soy in illinois

Interviewed about my paper “Global warming can negate the expected CO2 stimulation in photosynthesis and productivity for soybean grown in the Midwest United States” for the website ww.dugdug.com http://www.dugdug.com/Illinois-Study-Rising-CO2-Global-Warming

CLIMATE CHANGE RESEARCH IN AGRICULTURE

Interviewed about my research on the effects of high temperature and elevated CO2 in crops, for the article “A Warming Planet Struggles to Feed Itself” by Justin Gillis, The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/05/science/earth/05harvest.html?ref=temperaturerising

Interviewed about the visit of the writer Justin Gillis from the New York Times, by the IGB news reporter. http://www.life.illinois.edu/plantbio/Documents/IGB-News-0411.pdf

 Adapted from: Ruiz Vera U.M. PhD.  Impacts of global warming and rising atmospheric CO2 concentrations on physiology, development and productivity of Midwestern crops.  Thesis, Chapter 1. https://www.ideals.illinois.edu/handle/2142/50475

Adapted from: Ruiz Vera U.M. PhD. Impacts of global warming and rising atmospheric CO2 concentrations on physiology, development and productivity of Midwestern crops. Thesis, Chapter 1. https://www.ideals.illinois.edu/handle/2142/50475