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Arizona State University and the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability are working to advance all 17 of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Our researchers are conducting use-inspired research, developing practical solutions to pressing social, economic and environmental challenges of sustainability across the globe.
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Smithsonian ‘Water/Ways’ exhibit touring Arizona

Smithsonian ‘Water/Ways’ exhibit touring Arizona

Beginning this summer, members of 12 rural communities throughout Arizona will get the chance to explore the past, present and future of water’s environmental and cultural impact in Arizona and beyond when the Smithsonian Institution's traveling exhibit Water/Ways visits their town. The first location to see Water/Ways is the Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum between...

Making rice sustainable with solar-powered technology

Making rice sustainable with solar-powered technology

Half of the world’s people, particularly in Asia, sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, depend heavily on one staple food crop: rice. Although rice is one of the world’s most important crops, it is also one of the most water intensive. For centuries, farmers have grown rice by flooding fields with fresh water, requiring...

ASU LightWorks talks carbon at EarthX

ASU LightWorks talks carbon at EarthX

Since 1970, Earth Day has provided a platform to raise awareness about environmental sustainability, has acted as an opportunity for educational experiences, and has promoted a call to action to protect the planet. Today, Earth Day is a worldwide campaign supported by millions of people in 192 countries working together to fight for a clean...

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