Autumn Z

10 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @AutumnZ2018 | I love SCUBA diving, field research, and beaches. I am a research technician at MSU and am currently up for a summer research internship in Costa Rica. I participate in quite a few organizations including Earth Club and Ocean Club and I spend my free time studying and playing with my puppy.

Listening to What Trump’s Accusers Have Told Us

A couple of weeks ago, as the Harvey Weinstein story continued to spool out across the news, I surveyed the growing pile of allegations—the horrific and familiar tale of an angry, wealthy, egotistical man with a casual habit of treating young women as if they were blow-up dolls. Remarkably, the …

There’s a powerful message behind the cropped elbow in the Time cover photo

In stark contrast with last year’s pick, a self-confessed sexual harasser, Time Magazine’s 2017 Person of the Year is the “silence breakers,” a powerful title for the women who fueled the #MeToo movement. And the cover photo makes a bold statement on behalf of those who cannot speak out.<p>Honoring …

Sexual Harassment

25 Amazing Wild Bird Photographs

Aldo Leopold wrote “No matter how intently one studies the hundred little dramas of the woods and meadows, one can never learn all the salient facts …

Slowing Down Time: Inside the Mind of a Diver

Photo Courtesy: Matthew S. DeMaria<p><i>By Molly Lloyd, Swimming World College Intern</i><p>You stand at the edge of the pool, cheering on your teammates as they …

New MoMA Exhibit Explores the Evolving Relationship Between Architecture and Computing in the Pre-Internet Era

"Thinking Machines" articulates how creative thinkers approached a new medium, offering us a chance to change how we approach designing through technology in the process<p>Though we now practically see our smartphones as an extra appendage and construct real-world projects entirely in digital …

An underwater art museum, teeming with life

For sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor, the ocean is more than a muse -- it's an exhibition space and museum. Taylor creates sculptures of human forms …

Art

Coastal cities are in serious jeopardy, new sea-level rise study shows.

As I wrote in a cover story last month, massive sheets of ice in Antarctica essentially hold humanity hostage, placing hundreds of millions of people …

Climate Change

Get Ready for the Total Solar Eclipse of 2017

On August 21, 2017, an event will happen across parts of the Western Hemisphere that has not been seen by most people in their lifetimes. A total …

Solar Eclipse

Hey Donald Trump, this is the difference between climate and weather

No, Donald. Just ... no.<p>The president of the United States sent out an irresponsible and flat-out wrong tweet on Thursday that shows his total …

Larry Nassar jailed: Disgraced USA Gymnastics team doctor sentenced to up to 175 years in prison

Disgraced US gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar has today been sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for abusing young female gymnasts.<p>Judge Rosemarie …