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Professor Rob Dunbar's latest video from Antarctica features shipboard ice, water sampling and spectacular images of the Ross Sea floor

 

March 12, 2013

Karen Casciotti has developed a new method to track the mechanisms and rates of production of nitrite

March 8, 2013

Students in the Stanford Alpine Project will mix Pi and Pie to raise funds for an upcoming geology trip to the mountains of Italy.

March 7, 2013

A new study led by Assistant Professor David Lobell finds that higher temperatures are only part of the problem.

March 6, 2013

Solar and wind power pose a challenge for the U.S. electrical grid, which lacks the capacity to store surplus clean electricity and deliver it on demand.

March 5, 2013

A discussion with the scientists and experts who are deciding whether or not we formally adopt the Anthropocene into the geologic time table

February 26, 2013

Study co-authored by Professor Peter Vitousek finds that nitrogen deposited on land and water in China increased by 60 percent annually from 1980s to 2000s.

February 25, 2013

Sea ice makes its annual return to the Southern Ocean. View photo and video updates by Professor Rob Dunbar and graduate student Cassandra Brooks.

February 22, 2013

Carbon-negative technologies that actually remove large amounts of CO2 from the atmosphere

February 20, 2013

Austin Becker, E-IPER PhD student, talks with Generation Anthropocene about how ports will respond to sea level rise

February 20, 2013

Majoring in Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford Rose Bowl Game Defensive MVP Usua Amanam reveals his winning strategies.

February 13, 2013

Professor Eric Lambin's book, An Ecology of Happiness, examines the relationship between the environment and human happiness, health, and security.

February 10, 2013

Earth Sciences Professor Rob Dunbar is heading to sea again, this time to study the fate of the world's largest phytoplankton bloom as Antarctica slips into winter.

February 6, 2013

During spring quarter, Lubchenco will meet with students for weekly seminars, mentor students, and collaborate with other departments and centers in areas related to sustainability science and environmental policy.

February 1, 2013

Novel use of NMR by team including postdoc Andrew Parsekian and Professor Rosemary Knight

January 30, 2013

Finding the optimal approach for injecting carbon dioxide into deep reservoirs

January 30, 2013

NRC report assess the impacts of climate change on social and political stresses

January 24, 2013

Stanford authors examine the scope of the transition to a clean energy future.

January 16, 2013

Poet Kevin Hearle writes about how newcomers changed the culture and environment of Southern California. Listen to the interview.

January 7, 2013

Japan entered the summer of 2012 with all its nuclear generators shuttered.

January 4, 2013

High school students shine brightly at major research conference

December 11, 2012

New approaches needed to improve yield in hot environments.

December 11, 2012

Scientists have long suspected that a vast ocean of liquid water lies under the crusty exterior of Titan, Saturn's largest moon. New analysis suggests that the internally generated heat that keeps that ocean from freezing relies on the moon's interactions with Saturn and its other moons.

December 3, 2012

How to overcome fundamental geological and environmental challenges? 

December 3, 2012

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