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A new way of charging each cell to capacity increases EV battery life

The secret to long life for rechargeable batteries may lie in an embrace of difference. New modeling of how lithium-ion cells in a pack degrade show a way to tailor charging to each cell’s capacity so EV batteries can handle more charge cycles and stave off failure.

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Jessica Watkins talks with faculty, staff and students from aboard the ISS

Astronaut and geological sciences alumna Jessica Watkins discussed her career path, her future mission to the moon, and seeing her former field sites from space.

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Launch party for the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability

More than 500 people celebrated the opening of the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability on Sept. 29. At the event, speakers emphasized the urgent need to address climate change and global sustainability challenges.

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New courses to explore intersections of Earth, climate, society

In its first year, the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability will offer a spectrum of new courses designed to attract enrollment from all corners of campus and to cultivate the deep knowledge needed to foster a sustainable future.

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A photo tour of Hopkins Marine Station

A beacon of ocean research for over 100 years, Stanford’s Hopkins Marine Station in Pacific Grove has a storied history. This fall, it enters a new chapter of ocean research, education, and impact when it becomes part of the new Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability.

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New faculty leadership announced for the Doerr School of Sustainability

Dean Arun Majumdar has named senior associate deans and associate deans whose expertise spans the many areas of scholarship being incorporated into the school. These leaders will serve for three years beginning Sept. 1.

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Sustainability Accelerator fast-tracks real-world solutions

The Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability's Sustainability Accelerator has funded its first cohort of 30 teams with multidisciplinary projects designed to advance policy and technology solutions through partnerships on local, regional, and global scales.

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A peek at new school programming

Faculty leading efforts to design curricula for the new school discuss the courses and degree programs being developed for next fall and preview what might be different in new degree programs.

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History project centers on marginalized Bay Area community

Historians are creating an open-access archive of Bayview-Hunters Point’s toxic legacy through funding from a Sustainability Initiative seed grant focused on environmental justice.

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