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Gretchen Daily and
April 2, 2019
A new strategy being rolled out in China suggests that farmers can do much more than harvest crops. The idea is that well-managed, diverse... Read More
Global heat map
April 1, 2019
We teach our children to treat others as they want to be treated, but what about the world around them? As the dominant force driving ecological... Read More
March 29, 2019
Eighty-six years ago this month, President Franklin Roosevelt delivered his first inaugural address to a nation mired in the Great Depression.... Read More
book cover illustration for New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson
March 26, 2019
Rising seas, unprecedented storms and dystopian landscapes are fodder for powerful stories. Beyond entertainment or distraction, could the emerging... Read More
water tanker truck
March 22, 2019
(Navigate to any story in the "Climate of health" series via the column on the left side of this page.) If global temperatures continue to rise,... 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
(Navigate to any story in the "Climate of health" series via the column on the left side of this page.)   As the climate changes, where plants grow... Read More
prototype
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
President Alvarado
March 15, 2019
A long-time global leader in conservation, Costa Rica now has bold plans to play the same role for renewable energy. In a speech at Stanford... Read More

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