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October 12, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Studies have shown air pollution is a major risk factor for respiratory infection – the leading cause of death among children under five – but bad... Read More
Brick kilns seen by satellite
April 19, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Monitoring environmental compliance is a particular challenge for governments in poor countries. A new machine learning approach that uses satellite... Read More
March 10, 2021 | Stanford King Center on Global Development
Stanford researchers try to figure out how to successfully implement industry upgrades that can save lives.
March 11, 2019 | Stanford Medicine magazine
Stanford epidemiologist Stephen Luby is on a quest to save lives by cleaning up production of a ubiquitous building material.
December 20, 2017 | Scope Blog | Stanford Medicine
Using satellite imagery, a team of Stanford researchers has designed a mapping tool with the potential to transform brick manufacturing across South... Read More
Bricks dry outside a kiln in Bangladesh.
September 14, 2017
Brick kilns and their pollution are ubiquitous in South Asia. An interdisciplinary team is combining satellite data and political persuasion to track... Read More
wind turbines
July 19, 2017
Stanford funding kickstarts research aimed at developing a range of transformative environmental solutions.