His recent book, Border Walls, examines the history of how and why societies have chosen to literally
wall themselves apart.
A team of leading U.S. climate scientists including Stanford’s Noah Diffenbaugh evaluated the likelihood of extreme events from heat waves and droughts to tornadoes and cyclones.
Climate scientist Ken Caldeira discusses ocean acidification, a term he helped coin, and shares the story of how his name became attached to geoengineering.
Stanford researchers discover that, like surface waves approaching the shore, internal ocean waves slow down and break when they encounter currents like the Gulf Stream.
Adam Brandt is among the recipients for a team project on carbon-capture systems analysis.
Geology exchange trips foster joint research and teaching—and the opportunity to experience another culture.
The workshop, hosted by former U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz, featured a panel on transportation, vehicles and fuel chaired by Sally Benson.
Professor Rob Dunbar's latest video from Antarctica features shipboard ice, water sampling and spectacular images of the Ross Sea floor
Karen Casciotti has developed a new method to track the mechanisms and rates of production of nitrite
Students in the Stanford Alpine Project will mix Pi and Pie to raise funds for an upcoming geology trip to the mountains of Italy.
A new study led by Assistant Professor David Lobell finds that higher temperatures are only part of the problem.
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.
A discussion with the scientists and experts who are deciding whether or not we formally adopt the Anthropocene into the geologic time table
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.
Sea ice makes its annual return to the Southern Ocean. View photo and video updates by Professor Rob Dunbar and graduate student Cassandra Brooks.
Carbon-negative technologies that actually remove large amounts of CO2 from the atmosphere
Austin Becker, E-IPER PhD student, talks with Generation Anthropocene about how ports will respond to sea level rise
Majoring in Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford Rose Bowl Game Defensive MVP Usua Amanam reveals his winning strategies.
Professor Eric Lambin's book, An Ecology of Happiness, examines the relationship between the environment and human happiness, health, and security.
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.
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.
Finding the optimal approach for injecting carbon dioxide into deep reservoirs
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