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Earth Matters
Science and insights for people who care about Earth, its resources and its environment June-July-August 2016
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.
FRESH WATER RESOURCES

‘Water windfall’ hidden beneath California’s Central Valley

California’s Central Valley harbors three times more groundwater than previously estimated — but getting it out safely will be challenging.
DYNAMIC EARTH

3-D printing rocks

A new 3-D printing technique developed at Stanford will help pave the way for studying delicate or hard-to-collect rock samples from afar, whether they be from a volcano on Earth or the surface of Mars.
ENERGY

Avoiding the solar wall

Solar has grown 20-fold in the past five years in California. If this rapid pace continues, the Golden State could soon hit a "solar wall" where too much solar energy is produced.
HUMAN DIMENSIONS
Books

Have you finished your summer reading list?

Summer is coming to a close. Here is your last chance to check in on summer reading recommendations from some of Stanford Earth's faculty and teaching staff. 
 
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