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Professor Rosemary Knight’s students investigated the health and sustainability of their hometown watersheds in Earth Systems 104: The Water Course.  Using hydrological principles, the students found many similarities - and some striking differences - among their local water supplies.

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California’s Catalina Island Will Sink Into Sea

New research by Chris Castillo suggests Catalina Island is sinking into the ocean and in a geologically short amount of time will dip beneath the waves.

Weather Underground

Stanford Earth alumns Katie Keranen and Justin Rubinstein are at the forefront of investigations of induced earthquakes in Oklahoma.

'New normal’: Scientists predict less rain from here on out

Recent studies by Noah Diffenbaugh and Daniel Swain have linked California's current dry conditions to climate change, and suggest droughts will be much more common in the future. 

Jenny Saltzman honored as a 'mentor of mentors'

The Association for Women in Science cites Saltzman for recruiting a diverse body of students from around the Bay Area and connecting them with scientists at Stanford.