Friday, February 26, 2016

A Modern Hero

Next time I teach Resource Econ I'm going to make all of my students read this short obituary of Norman Borlaug. Too many people are unaware of the massive life-saving implications of what he did. Yes, we are starting to see some negative implications too on the environmental side, and we need to address them, but the underlying accomplishment earned him a justly deserved Nobel Peace Prize. Take a few minutes!

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