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Thursday, July 8, 2021

science & technology

Miracle bugs

By modifying microbes that colonize cereal crops, researchers can make nitrogen fertilizer at room temperature, saving massive amounts of energy.

Nitrogen fertilizer

health & medicine

Better quality sleep

Children who received training in mindfulness techniques such as deep breathing and yoga slept longer and better, a School of Medicine study found.

Mindfulness training for better sleep

Science & technology

Yukon discovery

Expeditions to a remote area of Yukon, Canada, have uncovered a 120-million-year-long geological record of ancient Earth.

Canada’s Yukon Territory

The Dish

Stanford alums ALEX BOWEN, BEN HALLOCK, DREW HOLLAND and DYLAN WOODHEAD have been named to the U.S. Olympics Men's Water Polo team. 

Cardinal Walk Challenge Bio-X seminar


  • Managing Reentry Stress: As Stanford prepares to fully reopen, the Faculty Staff Help Center is hosting a Managing Reentry Stress workshop to support faculty and staff during the transition. The workshop is July 14 at 12 p.m. and will provide employees with tools to manage reentry anxiety. Register here.

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