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An oil refinery in Washington state.
April 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
March 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
March 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.
March 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
March 14, 2018
Appointment of new co-director brings marine focus and expanded reach for initiative in Costa Rica.
March 12, 2018
A new study assesses potential for bioenergy with carbon capture and storage in the United States.
Oil platform
March 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
March 1, 2018
Researchers develop novel approach to understand both human and environmental impacts on coral reef health across the Hawaiian Islands.
February 23, 2018
Stanford Economics Professor Larry Goulder discusses the implications of a range of US climate policy options in terms of their overall economic... Read More