Recycling is becoming harder and more expensive in the U.S. and policymakers are increasingly seeking solutions to mounting trash.
No one knows exactly how flatworms can rebuild their entire bodies from the tiniest sliver. Now, bioengineers and materials scientists are building new tools to study the worms' awesome regenerative powers.
To encourage community and intellectual engagement on campus, the White Plaza region will be redesigned as a vibrant town center. The team leading the project is currently gathering ideas from the campus community, including at a town hall event on Wednesday.
Up to half of people who should be screened for colorectal cancer do not get the routine procedure. A blood test to detect colorectal cancer being developed by Stanford doctors and materials scientists could help change that.
Heidi Marisol López, finance assistant and graduate fellowships coordinator at the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, recently won an Amy J. Blue Award, which honors staff members who are exceptionally dedicated, supportive of colleagues and passionate about their work.
The following Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on Jan. 29, Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb.
The map on the left shows countries where per capita GDP increased or decreased as a result of global warming between 1961 and 2010.
The data-driven program uses an online dashboard to provide solutions, suggestions and rewards for conservation efforts across campus. To promote sustainable behavior on campus, My Cardinal Green encourages and rewards participation by individuals throughout the campus community and quantifies their impact.
Members of the campus community gathered to rename a residence hall in memory of pioneering astronaut Sally Ride.