UA Little Rock Professor Laura Ruhl has a Ph.D in Earth and Ocean Sciences from Duke University. Her research interests include environmental geochemistry, and medical geology. Dr. Ruhl’s research projects include water chemistry associated with health issues as well as environmental geochemistry.
Dr. Ruhl teaches hydrogeology, environmental geology and field geology to undergraduate and graduate students at UA-Little Rock.
In this lecture, Prof. Ruhl explains how geology affects the health of humans and animals through interactions with air, water, rocks and minerals.