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2 hrs ago | The Economist
SYNTHETIC biology-the technique of moving genes from creature to creature not one at a time, but by the handful-promises much but has yet to deliver.
6 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
Students' designs for cellular-networking protocols help define the limits of protocol performance.
8 hrs ago | In-PharmaTechnologist.com
Poppies will continue to be the main source of industrial opiates long-term according to GSK, despite a recent breakthrough in efforts to produce it in GM yeast.
9 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News
Using thebaine as the starting material, the same set of enzymes can catalyze reactions in different pathways leading to either morphine or neomorphine.
10 hrs ago | Science Daily
MIT researchers were able to change whether bad memories in mice made them anxious by flicking an emotional switch in the brain.
14 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno
California Gov. Jerry Brown's nominee to fill a vacancy on the state Supreme Court has been receiving strong support ahead of his confirmation hearing.
The new president of Sacred Heart Nativity Schools was the first in her family to attend college, and she has spent a good part of her career helping others achieve this milestone.
The American Association of Women is hosting a picnic and open house on Sept. 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Raynor Park, 1565 Quail Ave., in Sunnyvale.
F&D reveals what 5 economics Nobelists worry about at night, and lists 25 economists under age 45 who are shaping the global economy he IMF's Finance & Development magazine marks its golden anniversary with a number of special features in its recently released September issue on the future of the global economy and a look back at how things have ... (more)
From 2005 to 2012, the total number of Americans in the workforce declined overall .
When Stanford's spacious new East Asia Library opens its doors in mid-September, it will finally have the space - and many lighted glass cabinets - to display precious materials from its vast Chinese, Japanese and Korean collections that have long been in storage.
Silicon Valley should be prepared for more earthquakes like the one that shook Napa Sunday, as the region has experienced an unusually quiet period of seismicity in the current century, according to Greg Beroza, a Stanford University geophysics professor .
Two powerhouses for biotech startups - StartX and QB3 - are joining forces to open lab space in Palo Alto for as many as 20 life sciences companies.
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Warehoused in the class because they were failing or because no one knew what to do with them, they didn't want to build cutting boards, and Foster didn't want to teach cutting boards.
The common core-arguably the biggest issue on the national education landscape-has a serious image problem with an American public uneasy about the overall direction of K-12 policy.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 04:22 pm
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