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Traffic on a Los Angeles-area freeway
Apr 4 2018
The U.S. EPA recently announced plans to scale back federal regulations to reduce emissions from cars and trucks, a sector responsible for the most... Read More
An oil refinery in Washington state.
Apr 2 2018
A closely watched federal trial pitting two cities against major oil companies has taken surprising and unorthodox turns. Stanford researchers... Read More
bicycle in field
Mar 26 2018
Perry L. McCarty Director Chris Field reflects on the need for "special tools" to assess the full value of ecosystems and other natural assets.
icebreaker ship in Arctic
Mar 21 2018
Fran Ulmer, Arctic Research Commission chair and Stanford visiting scholar, discusses the region's growing importance for global climate, trade and... Read More
A tea plantation and surrounding landscape near Yangshuo, China.
Mar 16 2018
Ongoing collaboration enters new phase of effort to help create science and policy approaches to sustainable, inclusive growth in China. Progress on... Read More
Tourists on boat watch dolphins
Mar 14 2018
Appointment of new co-director brings marine focus and expanded reach for initiative in Costa Rica.
Mar 12 2018
A new study assesses potential for bioenergy with carbon capture and storage in the United States.
Oil platform
Mar 9 2018
If federal plans move forward, most U.S. coastal waters would be open to offshore oil drilling. Stanford Professors Deborah Sivas and Alexandria... Read More
healthy and degraded corals
Mar 1 2018
Researchers develop novel approach to understand both human and environmental impacts on coral reef health across the Hawaiian Islands.