California Gov. Jerry Brown accepted a consensus statement signed by 520 scientists, including 48 from Stanford, that sounds the alarm on climate change and offers recommendations for solving global environmental challenges.
The McMurtry Building for the Department of Art and Art History, which is scheduled to open in 2015, is the latest project in the developing arts district on the Stanford campus.
Stanford student theater group draws attention to modern obsession with celebrity and fame with a new translation of Euripides' classic play.
Research by Stanford scholar Emma Seppala found that post-traumatic stress disorder decreased in veterans who participated in a weeklong breathing, yoga and meditation workshop, and remained lower a year later.