Science & Technology

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Stanford Engineering —

the next era of computing will depend on controlling light the way we now control electricity, and stanford scientists have developed a trick that could do just that.

Natural Capital Project —

扫雷红包群群规大全new research maps where hydropower dams impact species critical to human livelihoods.

Stanford Earth —

扫雷红包群群规大全new fossil research shows extinction for smaller marine animals across most of the past 485 million years was more common than once believed.

Stanford Engineering —

aero/astro engineer ken hara is developing computer models to help make a little-known, but widely-used thruster engine more suitable for long-distance missions.

What is love?

From the fields of science to sociology, politics and philosophy, here is what Stanford research says about love and romance, in the past and present day.  

Woods Institute for the Environment —

a study finds that some land can’t supply all the nutrients plants need in order to grow. the findings could help scientists better understand how much carbon plants growing in different areas can pull from the atmosphere.

More rain, less snow increases flooding

by analyzing more than two decades of data in the western u.s., scientists have shown that flood sizes increase exponentially as a higher fraction of precipitation falls as rain, offering insight into how flood risks may change in a warming world with less snow.