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32 min ago | Wired
So, the summer has melted away quickly and now it's time for me to make my annual pilgrimage to the SHRIMP-RG lab at Stanford University .
4 hrs ago | Forbes.com
The 7th annual rankings, calculated exclusively for Forbes by the Center for College Affordability & Productivity , are featured in the August 18, 2014 issue of Forbes magazine, and online at www.forbes.com/top-colleges .
9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
Dr. James Chang is photographed with The Three Shades at the Rodin Sculpture Garden at the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif., on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
12 hrs ago | CNET News.com
Surgeons in training at Stanford University add Google's Internet-connected headset to their list of at-hand surgical tools.
13 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Stanford University scientists have produced the first-ever high-resolution carbon geography of Peru, a country whose tropical forests are among the world's most vital in terms of mitigating the global impact of climate change.
13 hrs ago | Pleasanton Weekly
Corporate members of ValleyCare Health System fill the cafeteria at ValleyCare Medical Center in Pleasanton to learn about plans to merge with Stanford University's health care system.
14 hrs ago | GreenCarReports
Existing lithium-ion batteries rely on the movement of lithium ions between the anode and cathode--and back--as the battery charges and discharges.
14 hrs ago | ECNmag
Engineers use carbon nanospheres to protect lithium from the reactive and expansive problems that have restricted its use as an anode Engineers across the globe have been racing to design smaller, cheaper and more efficient rechargeable batteries to meet the power storage needs of everything from handheld gadgets to electric cars.
18 hrs ago | BBC News
Prof David Lentink from Stanford University explains how the footage helped reveal the secrets of a hummingbird's efficient flight Researchers found that - in terms of the power they require to lift their weight - the best hummingbird was over 20% more efficient than the helicopter.
Having to plug smartphones into chargers every 24 hours, give or take, may seem ridiculously old-school a decade from now.
What some commentators are calling Google's "most ambitious project ever" - an attempt to "map" the human body - has been unveiled.
New research has found that the brains of children with autism are relatively inflexible at switching from rest to task and this inflexibility is correlated with behaviors characteristic of the disorder.
Stanford students march back to White Plaza after assembling outside of Vice Provost Greg Boardman's office to demand better protections for victims of sexual assault, during a rally at the plaza on June 5, 2014.
DLA Piper announced today that Shane Albright has joined the firm's Corporate and Finance practice as a partner in the Silicon Valley office.
Children with autism have less flexible brains than those without the developmental disorder, researchers at Stanford University said Tuesday.
The Hamilton singer and actress is about to head to Stanford University in the United States to take part in an intensive jazz vocal programme at the university's prestigious Institute of Jazz.
To overcome problems with using pure lithium as an anode, the Stanford researchers built a protective layer of interconnected carbon domes that sits on top of the lithium anode surface, dubbed "nanospheres" by the researchers.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:01 pm
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