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Sharks have been in the sea for over 400 million years. They are finely tuned for their aquatic environment with highly sophisticated sensors to monitor the water and detect prey.
This summer high school students from around the Bay Area are interning at labs and departments across Stanford.
"Light Graphic, Photogenic" is a photographic enlargement on particleboard by GyA rgy Kepes .
Studies of the origins of human sexuality and aggression are typically in the domain of the sciences, where researchers examine genetic, neurobiological, social and environmental factors.
World War I started 100 years ago, hastening the end of czarist rule. This history tells what happened - how under Nicholas II downtrodden workers, peasants and soldiers revolted against one harsh autocratic system, only to have it replaced by another.
STANFORD, Calif.- The birth of a baby is often called the miracle of life, but that doesn't begin to describe eight-month-old Elijah Alvarez.
The 37-ton Israeli tank - complete with a 75 mm cannon and a .50-caliber machine gun - sold for $293,000 at what was billed as one of the largest auctions of military vehicles ever.
When Connie Wolf took over the helm at the Cantor Arts Center in 2012, she began seeking out opportunities to build on the Cantor's strong collections and its legacy.
Stanford is the two-time defending Pac-12 champion with back-to-back victories over North rival Oregon.
Shaluinn Fullove joined an impressive list when she competed in the 40th annual Los Gatos Dammit Run last summer.
Commercial Bank of California has appointed Xavier A. Gutierrez to its board of directors, it was announced Tuesday.
GIVE us the right levers and we shall feed the world. The lion's share of the world's problems with food production stem from just a dozen or so countries and regions.
Gov. Jerry Brown has always sought to be a transformational leader. In his first stint as governor, three of his appointees to the California Supreme Court were indeed transformational, but perhaps not in the way Brown had hoped.
Menlo School grad Maddy Price advanced to the semifinals of the women's 400 meters at the IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships after clocking the fourth-fastest prelim time on Wednesday.
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