Three Bay Area entrepreneurs have very different backgrounds, but all are involved in the same enterprise: saving the independent bookstore.

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Sea Star Wasting Disease decimated sea star populations along the West Coast. Researchers are still solving the mystery of what went wrong.

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SPECIAL REPORT – Lego Visualizations of the Women’s March, Refugees

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By Peter Arcuni, Bethney Bonilla, Erica Evans, Virginia Fay, Jenna Fowler, Alec Glassford, Courtney Lewis, Siqi Lin, Tara McCullough, Jane Nevins, Tori Owens, Sejin Paik, Felix Petermann, Thomas Plank, Christine Quan, Kelly Swanson and Dylan Tull

 

The day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, millions across the world marched in support for women’s rights. A week later, after Trump signed a controversial executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries and refugees, protests erupted at airports across the U.S. To bring context to these recent events, we used Legos to help visualize the protests and the numbers of refugees in the country.

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Bay Area taxicab drivers remain frustrated by uneven playing field with Uber, Lyft

By Felix Petermann

Uber, Lyft and other ride-share providers in California aren’t required to obtain business licenses for their drivers.

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College teams think big and build tiny in house competition

The interior of Santa Clara University’s 328-square-foot tiny house model. (Siqi Lin/Peninsula Press) #theta360 - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA
EXPLORE A TINY HOUSE IN THE 360-DEGREE PHOTO ABOVE.

By Siqi Lin

Ready to downsize? Nine college teams proved the possibilities of living in a space less than 400 square feet in a sustainable way at a recent tiny house competition.

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IMMERSIVE BAY – Sports and hobbies in 360 video

In a new series of 360-degree immersive videos, we introduce you to Stanford students and alumni who take you inside their sports and hobbies.

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