Kristina Faul is a climate change researcher at Mills College, but she is also a practicing Christian. Her confession sparked testimonies from other scientists in a Jan. 25 workshop at Stanford on science and spirituality, hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) selected Stanford physics professor Steven Chu as its president-elect on Jan. 9. Chu is also the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at the School of Medicine as well as a member of the Stanford Neurosciences Institute and Bio-X.
At subway stations and bus stops, we’re warned by conductors “mind the gap.” While in those cases, the solution is a short hop from side to side, when it comes to the gap in scientific knowledge, both sides must work to shrink, not simply avoid, it.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) recently named eight Stanford scientists as members of their newest group of fellows. Stanford’s diverse cohort has contributed to spheres of science ranging from immunology to physics to gender studies.