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December 2018 ISSUE

Intestinal Fortitude

Poop pills? Talking toilets? New insights into the microbial world within us are redrawing the roads to a healthy constitution.

features

Michael O’Neill Explains and Explores the Miraculous

For These NFL Players, the Anthem Protests Are Personal

The Protesters' Aims Are Noble; Their Protests Are Not

Campus

Meet Derrick Boone Jr.

The Durham Download

A No-Crap Guide to Gap Years

28 Years Later, NICU Nurse and Former Preemie Reconnect

Stanford Will Rename Serra Dorm

Out of Luck? Try This.

Stanford's Climbing Team Has High Expectations

Student Podcast Tackles Science

How Have You Changed?

What to Drink Now (With No Next-Day Suffering)

Essays

How Three Women Scientists Gave One Another a Boost—Without Even Realizing It

Advice

Out of Luck? Try This.

Classifieds

Classifieds - December 2018

Columns

How Alumni Helped Affirm Our Vision

Your Ideas Here

Departments

Letters to the Editor - December 2018

Happy Birthday, Roble

Farewells

Mountaineer and Engineer

‘Love and Light and Potential’

Energy Researcher, Professor and Woodcrafter

Academic Who Tackled Controversy with Humor

Educator and Storyteller

Obituaries - December 2018

Online Exclusives

Roble at 100

Shelf Life

Shelf Life - December 2018

The Dish

Meet the New Mr. Met

Power Play for Kids

The Pizza Bot

The Long-Held Craft of an Aerodynamic Duo

A New Way to Bridge Generations