Experiments

  • covid X climate

    A collaborative public project between Prof. Anne Berg, PPEH graduate research fellow Knar Gavin, and PPEH faculty & staff to invite short responses to the question “What’s this pandemic got to do with climate change?”
  • Rights of Nature in Times of Conflict and Transition

    An undergraduate seminar taught by Assistant Professor Kristina Lyons (Anthropology & PPEH) considers how the recognition of "nature" as a victim of war may transform understandings of violence, and hence, approaches to constructing peace.
  • Documenting Climate Finance and University Endowment Investing

    A team of six PPEH public research interns working to make sense of the growing green economy and the world of climate finance by documenting the Wharton Business School’s Total Impact Portfolio Challenge (TIPC)
  • Futures Beyond Refining

    Futures Beyond Refining brings together neighborhood residents, artists, climate activists, public health advocates, and individuals concerned with lives, land, air, and water long contaminated by the oil refinery in South Philadelphia.
  • My Climate Story

    We are asking for personal stories about local experiences of global climate change. We want to hear your stories.
  • Ecotopian Toolkit

    Facing contemporary ecological challenges with critically attuned and creatively oriented tools
  • Schuylkill Archive

    An interactive and growing public archive of citizen science and public humanities projects
  • Data Refuge

    Building refuge for federal climate & environmental data
  • Rising Waters

    A multidisciplinary research project situated in the former wetlands of Philadelphia and Mumbai- two cities that have since been formed, extended and differentiated by historic relations with water.