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People&Planet is our monthly newsletter, sharing Stanford environmental research, people in the news, programs and events. Read recent stories below or browse past issues

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tiger
Apr 10 2019
The key to solving a mystery is finding the right clues. Wildlife detectives aiming to protect endangered species have long been hobbled by the near... Read More
Gretchen Daily and
Apr 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
Apr 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
book cover illustration for New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson
Mar 26 2019
Rising seas, unprecedented storms and dystopian landscapes are fodder for powerful stories. Beyond entertainment or distraction, could the emerging... Read More
President Alvarado
Mar 15 2019
Issue: March 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
wind turbine and trees
Feb 28 2019
Issue: March 2019
In the fight to slow climate change, nature is a powerful weapon. In fact, natural climate solutions, such as reducing deforestation and changing... Read More
Feb 25 2019
Issue: March 2019
The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) and The University of Tokyo (UTokyo) have announced a partnering agreement worth up to $31... Read More
Feb 19 2019
Issue: February 2019
On February 14, experts met in Washington, D.C. for a panel discussion on the recent evidence showing that carbon dioxide emissions are surging after... Read More
Feb 15 2019
Issue: February 2019
Impacts from climate change are not always easy to see. But for many local businesses in coastal communities across the United States, the evidence... Read More

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