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April 26, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Up to 1 million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction, according to a UN report from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy... Read More
April 26, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Buyer beware: Single-family homes in floodplains – almost 4 million U.S. homes – are overvalued by nearly $44 billion collectively, or $11,526 per... Read More
April 23, 2021 | Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
Efforts to prevent human exposure to asbestos may be mobilizing the cancer-causing mineral so that it can reach water supplies, based on new findings... Read More
April 21, 2021 | Water in the West
Using a new computer framework, scientists are able to project future floodwaters under a changing climate. The approach could help California water... Read More
April 20, 2021 | Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
Researchers have deciphered a trove of data that shows one season of extreme melt can reduce the Greenland Ice Sheet’s capacity to store future... Read More
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April 19, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Stanford Researchers, students, and staff celebrate Earth Day 2021 with a week of events, new discoveries and research advances, and community... Read More
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April 19, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Monitoring environmental compliance is a particular challenge for governments in poor countries. A new machine learning approach that uses satellite... Read More
April 15, 2021 | California Council on Science and Technology
Elizabeth Hadly to advise state policymakers on disaster resilience and other issues.
April 13, 2021 | Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health
Stanford's Center for Innovation in Global Health and the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, together with the Centre on Climate Change... Read More

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