University Andy Warhol photos on display at the Cantor 2018-09-25T07:15:12.000000000+00:00 In an interactive element of the photo exhibit at the Cantor Arts Center, visitors can zoom in on the artist’s contact sheets and create their own Warhol-inspired digital prints on screen. Pond dwellers swim in polygons to avoid light 2018-09-24T15:00:50.000000000+00:00 Although they’ve been studied for hundreds of years, it wasn’t until a Stanford bioengineering lab tried to model how Euglena reacts to light that anyone noticed the organism swimming in precise polygons. After the Big One: Understanding aftershock risk 2018-09-21T20:41:21.000000000+00:00 Geophysicist Gregory Beroza discusses the culprits behind destructive aftershocks and why scientists are harnessing artificial intelligence to gain new insights into earthquake risks. View from above: Using satellite data to study Earth 2018-09-21T20:20:40.000000000+00:00 California is embarking on an effort to launch its own satellites to study pollutants – an approach many Stanford researchers have taken advantage of to better understand our changing planet. Stanford president urges new students to explore, connect and contribute 2018-09-21T07:01:26.000000000+00:00 In a ceremony that marks the beginning of the academic year, Stanford leaders and a Stanford senior encouraged first-year and transfer students to embrace their new community. Welcome to the Farm! 2018-09-21T07:01:12.000000000+00:00 Stanford rolled out the welcome mat for new undergraduates on Thursday. Move-In Day also marked the beginning of New Student Orientation and featured the 128th Opening Convocation. University Photographer Linda Cicero chronicled the day’s events. Invigorating student life in India 2018-09-20T23:45:05.000000000+00:00 Through the Graduate School of Business SEED program, co-term Julia Daniel spent the summer interning at an engineering college in India where she developed programs designed to improve teaching and student engagement. Study identifies stem cell that gives rise to new bone, cartilage in humans 2018-09-20T17:37:11.000000000+00:00 Identification of the human skeletal stem cell by Stanford scientists could pave the way for regenerative treatments for bone fractures, arthritis and joint injuries. Stanford welcomes inaugural cohort of Knight-Hennessy Scholars 2018-09-20T07:15:29.000000000+00:00 The Knight-Hennessy Scholars program develops a community of future global leaders to address complex challenges through collaboration and innovation. Government hacking raises new security concerns 2018-09-19T17:50:07.000000000+00:00 A cryptography expert at Stanford Law School’s Center for Internet and Society examines U.S. government hacking and the security concerns it entails.