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Stanford: There’s No Money in Dead Bears

April 1st saw the opening of another trophy hunt season in British Columbia, a sport in which armed hunters stalk bears, moose and other selective wild game animals, killing them and retaining their paws and heads as memorial. Long considered morally unsound by scientists and conservationists, researchers are again questioning controversial industry claims that trophy…

Stanford Innovation: Self-Healing Skin, Easier Drink Pouring, and a New Kind of Jump Rope

Innovation permeates academics at Stanford University. We visit a few labs to see the inventions—big and small—that may change tomorrow.