Cemeteries Are the Perfect Spot to Track Our Planet’s Demise

In a changing climate, cemeteries make great laboratories.

Popular Science
Oct 26, 2018 · 5 min read
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In big cities, cemeteries are often much-needed nature preserves. Photo: Courtesy Mount Auburn Cemetery

By Eleanor Cummins

Paul Kwiatkowski’s office window offers an unusual view. Where other panoramas provide glimpses of busy city streets or slumbering office parks, Kwiatkowski’s Cambridge, Massachusetts workspace is surrounded by 174 acres…

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