City

Health Heroes to begin in city schools

October 21, 2010 • 0
Cauliflower tastes better when served by a chef, or so the New Haven Public School district hopes. Local chefs and public officials gathered at Barnard Magnet School on Derby Avenue yesterday to announce the launch of “Health Heroes” and “Chefs Move to Schools,” two district-wide initiatives to encourage students to make healthy decisions through school-wide, »
Sci-Tech

Forests may raise local temperature, professor says

September 30, 2010 • 1
Planting trees may not be a universal solution to global warming, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies professor Xuhui Lee said before an audience of about 50 at a talk at Kroon Hall Wednesday. While trees can lower temperature by removing carbon from the atmosphere, forests also absorb large amounts of heat radiation from »