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We started our new academic year with a wonderful visit from Dan and Rae Emmett, who recently gave another generous gift to the program. Additionally, we reflected on the project of our Joint MS/PhD Collaboration Grant recipients, and accomplishments and collaborations of students and recent alumni.


Jiuzhaigou National Park, in Sichuan Province. (Image credit: Zhiyun Ouyang)
February 2, 2017

Chinese leaders are using the research of biology Professor Gretchen Daily to establish a series of protected areas—the first of their kind—as part of the country's 21st-century ecological initiative.

Wolf Hollow generating station
January 30, 2017

2016 marked the third year in a row when global CO2 emissions remained relatively flat, but actual declines won’t materialize without advances in carbon capture and storage technology and sustained growth in renewables.

cattle with wind farms in the background
December 11, 2016

Reports co-authored by Stanford Earth scientist show concentrations of methane approaching an internationally recognized worst-case scenario and highlight opportunities for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and fossil fuel use.

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Upcoming Events

February 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Oak Room East/West
February 27, 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:00pm
Y2E2 226
February 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Mackenzie Room, 300 Huang Center
February 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:20pm
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center