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vertical wind turbine in Alaska
November 17, 2017
New research suggests vertical axis turbines, which may have fewer impacts on birds and the environment, could increase public support for new wind... Read More
Traffic passes through polluted air in Ningbo, China.
November 13, 2017
An international research team reports that the increase in global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels has resumed after a 3-year respite and... Read More
Fish in the waters of Palmyra Atoll
November 9, 2017
Federal regulators have indicated they may open some marine national monuments to commercial fishing. Researchers who have studied these and adjacent... Read More
November 7, 2017
Experts from around the world are gathering in Bonn, Germany for the 23rd annual United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 23) to discuss a path... Read More
researchers working with CT scanner
November 6, 2017
As the world continues to burn 100 million barrels of oil a day – a rate that is expected to continue for the next 50 years – Stanford Earth... Read More
Hal Mooney
November 2, 2017
Stanford ecologist Hal Mooney was 18-years-old and taking a break from working as a “mess boy” aboard a Norwegian cargo ship when inspiration struck.
A coral reef outside of Aitutaki, Cook Islands.
November 1, 2017
Corals can persist if nations control emissions, new research shows.
hand holding cell phone amid mosquitoes
October 31, 2017
A simple recording of a mosquito’s buzz on a cellphone could contribute to a global-scale mosquito tracking map of unprecedented detail.
hand turning sink faucet handle
October 25, 2017
With a new web-scraping and search algorithm and real water utility data, Stanford researchers have shown a relationship between media coverage of... Read More