Extreme rainfall focus of UH summer field work in Taiwan, Japan

Extreme rainfall focus of UH summer field work in Taiwan, Japan

From left: CSU student, Mya Sears, Katie Ackerman preparing to launch weather balloon in Japan. In many parts of the world, heavy, frequent rainstorms are catastrophic events that cause mudslides, flooding and loss of life. To understand how and why the most violent rainstorms in the world occur, an international team of experts, including University … Read more

Science and genetics used to boost Fernside farm

Science and genetics used to boost Fernside farm

Fernside dairy farmer Julie Bradshaw is passionate about the ability of genetics to create the most efficient herd of cows. Photo / Supplied A five-year irrigation study has helped Julie Bradshaw make science-based decisions on her Fernside dairy farm. Bradshaw also uses genetics to improve her herd, as part of her goal to reduce her … Read more