Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
View this email in your browser
Earth Matters
Science and insights for people who care about Earth, its resources and its environment January 2017
Earth Matters curates research from across Stanford on topics including energy, natural hazards, food, freshwater resources, climate change, and others. This monthly alert will notify you of the latest material available.
DYNAMIC EARTH
Earth satellite

Satellite tracks “memory” of soil moisture

First year of data from a new Earth-scanning satellite provides fresh insights for agriculture and climate.
CLIMATE CHANGE
Greenland icesheet

Radar reveals meltwater’s year-round life under Greenland ice

Stanford Earth's Dustin Schroeder uses airborne ice-penetrating radar to reveal what happens to meltwater under the Greenland icesheet year-round.
OCEANS
docked boats

How China is poised for marine fisheries reform

China has introduced an unprecedented policy for stewarding its fisheries and other marine resources.
EVOLUTION OF EARTH & LIFE
grass flowers

Discovery solves 20-year-old molecular paleontology mystery

A fatty molecule once thought to be unique to flowering plants has turned up in bacteria skimmed from the Adriatic Sea and may provide biotech insights.
Dig Deeper By Topic

Subscribe to Stanford Earth Matters

Get Earth Matters, a free monthly e-letter for people who care about the environment and energy resources, in your inbox.
Subscribe
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
Copyright © 2017 School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences - Stanford University, All rights reserved.


Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list