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July 9, 2019 | Center for Ocean Solutions
Illegal fishing robs nations of approximately $23 billion annually, while undermining legal fisheries management and industry practices. 
July 8, 2019 | Stanford School of Engineering
The discovery of an eco-friendly form of genetic engineering for plants has the potential to open up more farmland for food production.
July 7, 2019 | Center for Ocean Solutions
Restoring ecological interactions may hold the key to poverty alleviation and disease reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa, a new study finds.
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July 1, 2019 | Precourt Institute for Energy
Stanford study shows how to improve production at wind farms
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June 24, 2019 | Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
New research shows that atmospheric rivers – plumes of moisture that deliver much of the west’s precipitation – have gotten warmer over the past 36... Read More
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June 21, 2019
On June 19, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) put the final nail in the coffin of the Obama administration’s signature environmental... Read More
June 14, 2019
The recipe for disaster is simple. Throughout Western North America, millions of people live in high-risk wildfire zones thanks to increasingly dry,... Read More
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June 12, 2019
Intensifying climate change will increase the future risk of violent armed conflict within countries, according to a study published today in the... Read More
June 7, 2019 | Precourt Institute for Energy
From production to consumption, natural gas leaks claim lives, damage the climate and waste money. Research teams at Stanford are working on better... Read More