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Stanford-led team shows how to store data using 2D materials instead of silicon chips

Researchers have invented a way to slide atomically-thin layers of 2D materials over one another to store more data, in less space and using less energy. Facebook Twitter Email BY ANDREW MYERS A Stanford-led team has invented a way to store data by sliding atomically thin layers of metal over one another, an approach that Leia mais sobreStanford-led team shows how to store data using 2D materials instead of silicon chips[…]

Pandemic press: Stanford alumni journalists at the frontlines of COVID-19

Stanford alumni journalists describe how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed their profession and altered the way news is gathered, reported and distributed, as well as what they are seeing on the frontlines. Facebook Twitter Email BY CHRIS PEACOCK When news breaks, New York Times correspondent Nick Casey, a Stanford alumnus, is used to getting as close to Leia mais sobrePandemic press: Stanford alumni journalists at the frontlines of COVID-19[…]

Stanford researchers reveal air pollution’s connection to infant mortality

The study of sub-Saharan Africa finds that a relatively small increase in airborne particles significantly increases infant mortality rates. A cost-effective solution may lie in an exotic-sounding proposal. BY ROB JORDAN Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment Dust sweeping across the Southeast U.S. in recent days warns of a growing risk to infants and children Leia mais sobreStanford researchers reveal air pollution’s connection to infant mortality[…]

Stanford scholars examine racism, social change and how to build a more just future

The recent acts of violence perpetrated against Black communities has led many to question racism and racial injustice embedded in American society. Stanford scholars have been looking for ways to reduce racial disparities and how to create meaningful change. Facebook Twitter Email BY MELISSA DE WITTE The tragic deaths of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Ahmaud Leia mais sobreStanford scholars examine racism, social change and how to build a more just future[…]

Stanford Medicine researchers lead clinical trial of interferon-lambda for COVID-19

Scientists at Stanford Medicine are investigating whether a molecule called interferon-lambda can help people with mild cases of COVID-19 feel better and reduce their transmission of the disease-causing virus. A clinical trial is underway at Stanford Medicine to determine whether a drug can keep people who’ve just tested positive for the coronavirus out of the hospital, help Leia mais sobreStanford Medicine researchers lead clinical trial of interferon-lambda for COVID-19[…]

3 Questions: Harnessing wave power to rebuild islands

In the Maldives, an MIT team is conducting experiments to combat sea-level rise by redirecting natural sand movement. Many island nations, including the Maldives in the Indian Ocean, are facing an existential threat as a result of a rising sea level induced by global climate change. A group of MIT researchers led by Skylar Tibbits, Leia mais sobre3 Questions: Harnessing wave power to rebuild islands[…]

Exploring the Human Side of Artificial Intelligence

At an AI forum, experts say the arrival of superhuman machine intelligence will be one of the biggest events in human history. An underlying theme emerged from the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence’s fall conference: AI must be truly beneficial for humanity and not undermine people in a cold calculus of efficiency. Titled AI Ethics, Leia mais sobreExploring the Human Side of Artificial Intelligence[…]

Setting fires to avoid fires: Stanford study outlines approaches to enable more prescribed burns

Despite having proven effective at reducing wildfire risks, prescribed burns have been stymied by perceived and real risks, regulations and resource shortages. A new analysis highlights ways of overcoming those barriers, offering solutions for wildfire-ravaged landscapes.   BY ROB JORDAN Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment Australians desperate for solutions to raging wildfires might find Leia mais sobreSetting fires to avoid fires: Stanford study outlines approaches to enable more prescribed burns[…]

Learn. Engage. Accelerate. Disrupt.

Transform knowledge into impact and drive innovation in your organization with Stanford LEAD, our flagship online business program.   LEAD leverages the very best of Stanford Graduate School of Business to provide you with the tools and techniques to become a more impactful leader by unlocking higher purpose in yourself, your teams, and your organization. Leia mais sobreLearn. Engage. Accelerate. Disrupt.[…]

DIGITAL DISRUPTION: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION STRATEGIES

Learn to build game-changing disruption strategies to help your organisation thrive.   Why Enrol For The Digital Disruption Programme? Disruption is a force that is changing the corporate landscape like no other. Today’s organisations are not just being driven to transform to meet the demands of digital. With the recent wave of disruption that has Leia mais sobreDIGITAL DISRUPTION: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION STRATEGIES[…]