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Stanford Statisticians Tackle COVID-19

This stories series presents three studies in the Department of Statistics addressing the coronavirus outbreak using different approaches: tracking genetic mutations in the coronavirus, developing a more practical approach to predictive modelling, and designing clinical trials of promising new treatments.

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Is our universe one of many?

This five-part series tells the story of how theoretical physicists at Stanford helped develop the String Theory Landscape – and in the process sparked a fierce and still ongoing debate about what science is and what it should be.

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Eric Nyquist

The String Theory Landscape

Read more about A cosmic symphony of vibrating strings

Eric Nyquist

A cosmic symphony of vibrating strings

Read more about The fractal universe

Eric Nyquist

The fractal universe

Read more about Lambda leads the way

Eric Nyquist

Lambda leads the way

Read more about Exploring the landscape

Eric Nyquist

Exploring the landscape

Read more about Where and who you are in VR has a real impact, study finds

Where and who you are in VR has a real impact, study finds

Read more about Pandemic stress physically aged teens’ brains, a new study finds

Pandemic stress physically aged teens’ brains, a new study finds

Read more about Stanford's Carolyn Bertozzi, 2022 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, on translational science

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Stanford's Carolyn Bertozzi, 2022 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, on translational science

Read more about Stanford physicist Amir Safavi-Naeini named 2022 Moore Inventor Fellow

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Stanford physicist Amir Safavi-Naeini named 2022 Moore Inventor Fellow

Read more about Breakthrough in the production of an acclaimed cancer-treating drug

Breakthrough in the production of an acclaimed cancer-treating drug

Read more about Stanford launches new data science major

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Stanford launches new data science major