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bird landing on branch
August 6, 2019 | Stanford News Service
Birds can perch on a wide variety of surfaces, thick or thin, rough or slick. But can they find stable footing if a branch is covered in Teflon? In... Read More
August 5, 2019
Few people would consider a handgun with a sustainably harvested wood stock any less lethal than one with a steel stock. The same logic doesn’t seem... Read More
August 1, 2019 | Stanford News Service
Virtual reality experience created by Stanford students shows brings attention to the problems created by plastic use.
wastewater treatment plant
July 29, 2019
Salt is power. It might sound like alchemy, but the energy in places where salty ocean water and freshwater mingle could provide a massive source of... Read More
July 24, 2019 | Stanford School of Engineering
The design of many buildings contributes to depression, stress, poor health and absenteeism. A new project aims to change that by brining the... Read More
July 24, 2019 | Natural Capital Project
New model provides path to bringing benefits to more people by incorporating nature into urban design.
Workers harvest tea leaves in Sri Lanka
July 23, 2019
Stanford human rights experts, engineers, economists, geologists, marine biologists and others soon will collaborate on finding new ways to combat... Read More
fishermen and giant squid
July 18, 2019 | Center for Ocean Solutions
July 10, 2019
Not many academics can say they have been mistaken for a spy. It happened to Eric Lambin in 1987 during his dissertation field research in the West... Read More

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