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Rodin hand sculpture

Rodin's hand sculptures diagnosed as part of exhibit at Stanford

In a union of art, tech and medicine, a Cantor Arts Center exhibition explores the malformations depicted in Auguste Rodin's sculptures.

screen shot of crystallization / Gaurav Giri

Stanford research shows benefits of crystallization

Stanford scientists help create a novel way to do time-lapse studies of crystallization that will lead to more flexible and effective electronic displays, circuits and pharmaceutical drugs.  Video

Soil core with mushroom

Stanford biologists help solve fungi mysteries

A new genetic analysis revealing the previously unknown biodiversity and distribution of thousands of fungi in North America might also reveal a previously underappreciated contributor to climate change.

bat eating fig / Christoph Meyer

Stanford researchers rethink 'natural' habitat for wildlife

Protecting wildlife while feeding a world population predicted to reach 9 billion by 2050 will require a holistic approach to conservation that considers human-altered landscapes such as farmland, say Stanford researchers.