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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

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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 Early COVID-19 mindset predicts well-being

Early COVID-19 mindset predicts well-being

Read more about New hardware integrates mechanical devices into quantum tech

New hardware integrates mechanical devices into quantum tech

Read more about Marcus Feldman receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for the Study of Evolution

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Marcus Feldman receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for the Study of Evolution

Read more about Genomic analysis supports ancient Muwekma Ohlone connection

Genomic analysis supports ancient Muwekma Ohlone connection

Read more about Diversity in the discipline of history

Diversity in the discipline of history

Read more about A nanoscale look at coronavirus infection

A nanoscale look at coronavirus infection

Read more about Investing in tourism through wildlife and roads

Investing in tourism through wildlife and roads

Read more about A new way to control atomic interactions

A new way to control atomic interactions