Rising seas pose a near-term threat to Pacific island communities who rely on marine populations for food and industry. Larry Crowder and Elena... Read More
The first large-scale analysis of corporate practices for sourcing sustainable materials shows that many companies address sustainability at some... Read More
Stanford engineers propose three separate ways to avoid blackouts if the world transitions all its energy to electricity or direct heat and provides... Read More
Cape Town, South Africa—a modern city of nearly 4 million residents—is on the brink of running out of water. Law expert Buzz Thompson (who has spent... Read More
Improving water, sanitation and hygiene in poor regions of Bangladesh helped overall health but, contrary to expectations, did not improve children’s... Read More
Stanford-led synthesis paper reveals strengths and weaknesses of corporate environmental pledges; prescribes solutions to boost effectiveness.
Perry L. McCarty Director Chris Field outlines a vision for making interdisciplinary research successful, moving it beyond the boundaries of academia... Read More
While the federal government retreats on climate change issues, states are stepping up. California, long a bellwether for progressive environmental... Read More
New research proposes a regional and collective management approach to water resources based on realities of supply and demand.