Featured Reports

April 24, 2014
Stanford Report
The greatest dangers to nuclear facilities are sabotage and theft from insiders, according to Scott Sagan.

April 22, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Hydraulic fracturing requires good science, good engineering, good regulations and good enforcement, says Mark Zoback.

April 22, 2014
Stanford Engineering
In the quest to reduce solar energy costs, Stanford engineers survey how researchers are trying to get more bang per buck inside the silicon crystals where light meets matter to make energy.

April 22, 2014
Millennium Alliance for Humanity & the Biosphere
Lack of urgency about climate change partially explains the reluctance of universities to divest from carbon-intensive companies, says Paul Ehrlich.

April 22, 2014
National Academy of Engineering
The spring 2014 issue of 'The Bridge' features essays by Roland Horne, Mark Zoback and Sally Benson on geothermal energy, shale gas development and carbon sequestration and utilization.

April 21, 2014
Precourt Institute for Energy
Sally Benson succeeds Franklin M. ("Lynn") Orr Jr. as Precourt Institute director. Roland Horne has been named deputy director.

April 21, 2014
Bloomberg View
Stephen Comello and Stefan Reichelstein would toughen CO2 emissions limits but give power plants more time to implement emissions-reducing technologies.

April 21, 2014
New Republic
The fundamental question the environmental movement faces is whether, in the face of climate change, the familiar playbook of "think globally, act locally" will succeed. says Jeffrey Ball.