Pollution of U.S. Waterways and the Devastation it Causes: Chicago Wastewater

In the U.S. alone over two-thirds of estuaries and bays suffer from phosphorus and nitrogen pollution, and the Mississippi river alone feeds almost 1.5 million metric tons of nitrogen pollutants to the Gulf of Mexico each year. One of the primary sources of both nitrogen and phosphorus pollution can be traced back to untreated wastewater … Continue reading Pollution of U.S. Waterways and the Devastation it Causes: Chicago Wastewater

Sociological Blog Post Analysis: Prof. Nathan Palmer

"This proves you were wrong.", a statement that sparked Nathan Palmer, a senior lecturer at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln, to write about how¬†disproportionalities between statistical information can cause confusion about the validity of percentage-based statistics. The topic that Palmer had been confronted about was how a table from the class text "proved" a statement of … Continue reading Sociological Blog Post Analysis: Prof. Nathan Palmer