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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

New research on the Himalayas and Pacific Northwest.

December 3, 2012

Environmental impacts of natural gas production

December 1, 2012

Well to wheel, carbon capture, and shale gas

December 1, 2012

The State of the West Symposium, hosted by the Bill Lane Center for the American West and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, featured a discussion of the Western United States' future of extreme heat, declining snowpack, and what it all means for the region's industry, electricity generation and policy.

November 21, 2012

From Urban Food Production to Fuel Cells: Summer Undergraduate Research at Stanford School of Earth Sciences

November 19, 2012

Stanford Libraries will create a "living archive" with the visionary who is considered to be the leading environmental architect of our time.

November 15, 2012

Study indicates freshwater sources could be threatened in Northern Hemisphere. Watch the video.

November 12, 2012

Since 2002, GCEP has invested more than $130 million into 80 research programs at Stanford and 38 other institutions worldwide. While most of the programs are for innovative technologies with a 10- to 50-year time horizon, GCEP's ambitious research portfolio – like the proposed electrified highway system – is already paying off.

November 8, 2012

Stanford University GES190 Field Class, Aug-Sept 2012

November 7, 2012

Jennifer Wilcox, assistant professor of energy resources engineering, on carbon capture and storage

November 1, 2012

The American Geosciences Institute 2012 Ian Campbell Medal honors Brown's pioneering the use of synchrotron radiation in Earth sciences and his contributions as an educator, administrator, and public servant.

October 29, 2012

Stanford Earth Sciences experts discussed the future of domestic and foreign energy production and consumption, and its impact on the climate and environment.

October 29, 2012
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September 28, 2012

Studying glass chemistry

September 16, 2012

Studying human-driven changes in marine ecosystems

September 16, 2012

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