XRDS

Crossroads The ACM Magazine for Students

Sign In

Association for Computing Machinery

Articles Tagged: Environmental sciences

Articles & Features

SECTION: Features

How machine learning can help tackle climate change

Climate change poses a major threat to society, requiring rapid action from all corners. Machine learning can be a potentially useful tool for addressing climate change, when applied in coordination with policy, engineering, and other areas of action.

By Priya Donti, December 2020

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Battery-free subsea internet of things

How a scalable underwater sensor network, which is entirely battery-free, has the potential to monitor the world's oceans.

By Sayed Saad Afzal, December 2020

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

3-D printing: green or not?

3-D printing: green or not?

3-D printing could herald new advances in sustainable production, that is, so long as it does not become a sustainability hazard itself.

By David Rejeski, April 2016

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library