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Sep 6 2017 | Stanford FSI | Posted In: Faculty
There is no denying that nuclear war would have a huge impact on the environment. Though daily headlines worry about the safety of nations and citizens, little has been said about the impact on climate change. In Part Two of our series on the consequences of nuclear war, science and technology...
Aug 30 2017 | Bloomberg | Posted In: In the News, Students
Written by Josh Dean
Aug 15 2017 | Courthouse News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
BY MATTHEW RENDA SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Google’s semi-secret research and development wing has been toying with how to store energy generated by renewable sources like solar and wind. Alphabet X wants to use the work of Stanford physics professor Robert Laughlin, who developed an idea that energy...
Aug 9 2017 | My Stanford Story | Posted In: In the News, Students
I grew up in Oakland, CA, where I was a good student, but never planned on applying for Stanford. Why? Because the application fee was $60. "No point in wasting money when I'm not even going to get in," I told my father. The funny thing was at that time, I had already won an Emmy Award and...
Aug 1 2017 | STANFORD NEWS | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
By Alex Shashkevich Advanced algorithms shape and guide our every step in the online world. They are also increasingly penetrating everyday life as more sectors of society, from finance and health care to human resources and criminal justice, incorporate them into daily decision-making....

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