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Gretchen Daily and
April 2, 2019
Expanding monoculture threatens valuable services from land, such as flood control, water purification and climate stabilization. A new approach... Read More
Global heat map
April 1, 2019
Story series exploring health consequences of climate change, and how to lessen their severity.
man on ground
April 1, 2019
In warmer temperatures suicide rates increase, leading to concerns about an uptick in suicides as the globe continues to warm. But researchers offer... Read More
March 29, 2019
The sweeping plan to overhaul transportation, energy and other sectors failed a recent U.S. Senate vote, but remains a political lighting rod.... Read More
book cover illustration for New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson
March 26, 2019
The emerging genre of climate fiction or Cli-Fi holds promise for educating and motivating readers to action on climate change.
water tanker truck
March 22, 2019
In Jordan, one of the most water-poor nations, predictions of future droughts depend on the scale of climate change. Without reducing greenhouse... Read More
Big Sur coastline
March 20, 2019
A Stanford study released on March 13 in Marine Policy provides a new framework for coastal climate adaptation planning, with the potential to save... Read More
corn in drought
March 19, 2019
As more of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide enters the atmosphere, leading to climate change, crops might carry fewer nutrients, like zinc and iron... Read More
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March 18, 2019 | Stanford News Service
Splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen presents an alternative to fossil fuels, but purified water is a precious resource. A Stanford-led team has... Read More

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