Around the Farm

Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies —

Biden administration should strike a new deal with Iran

On the World Class podcast, Abbas Milani, an expert on U.S.-Iran relations, discusses the Iranian economy, the future of Iran’s leadership and what a potential nuclear deal could mean for the U.S.

Stanford Medicine —

“The team has risen to the challenge”: Nurse steps up during pandemic

Charles Ayson was working the night shift at Stanford hospital in mid-March when it was announced that the 22-bed medical unit where he worked as a nurse would be dedicated to treating patients with the contagious, sometimes deadly new disease known as COVID-19.

Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence —

Finding the COVID-19 victims that big data misses

Widely used virus tracking data undercounts older people and people of color. Scholars propose a solution to this demographic bias.

Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence —

Democracy and the digital transformation of our lives

In a new book, scholars across multiple disciplines reflect on how digital technologies intersect with democratic institutions, and offer a broad agenda for future research.