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3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

10 Things You Need To Know In Advertising Today

In this Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel poses for photos, in Los Angeles.

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7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Apple Hid Steve Jobs' Amazing Commencement Speech In Its Word Processor - Here's How To Find It

If you have Apple's word-processing application, Pages, on your Mac, then you can find an Easter egg that honors Steve Jobs: the text of his 2005 commencement speech at Stanford University.

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11 hrs ago | The Block Island Times

Who are you calling dumb?

Something very exciting happened earlier this summer: the dumb blonde stereotype was shattered.

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11 hrs ago | The Stranger

Stanford Student Compares Rape to Bicycle Theft

This Bloomberg story by John Lauerman and Jennifer Surane about sexual assault and hook-up culture on college campuses contains the worst two paragraphs I've read all day: Some men feel that too much responsibility for preventing sexual assault has been put on their shoulders , said Chris Herries, a senior at Stanford University.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA, Startups, Stanford University

12 hrs ago | RedOrbit

Targeted Brain Stimulation Helps Stroke...

When investigators at the Stanford University School of Medicine applied light-driven stimulation to nerve cells in the brains of mice that had suffered strokes several days earlier, the mice showed significantly greater recovery in motor ability than mice that had experienced strokes but whose brains weren't stimulated.

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13 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Hearing Voices

One of the greatest benefits of being affiliated with a major university is the opportunities that often arise to engage in interdisciplinary collaboration .

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University, Pop/Rock, The Acoustics, Psychology, Science, UC San Diego, California

18 hrs ago | WinBeta

Steve Ballmer to teach at Stanford University this fall, USC in the Spring

Not too long ago, the ex- Microsoft CEO resigned from the company's board of directors, and mentioned this fall is going to be a hectic one since he plans to teach a new class alongside the beginning of a new NBA season.

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University, Microsoft, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Rice Lake Online

Turning a blind eye to concerns

The Rice Lake Chronotype The party line among the companies that use hydraulic fracturing to get at hard to reach oil and gas deposits has always been that they drill at depths far below the aquifers we use for drinking water.

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Business Journal

U of L pediatrics leader plans six-month sabbatical

Dr. Gerard Rabalais , chairman of the department of pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, plans to take a six-month sabbatical at the beginning of next year.

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SFGate

Walking thru Richard Serraa s a oeSequencea

Richard Serra's "Sequence" is 235 tons of steel that you can walk through, like a maze with no corners.

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LiveScience

Underwater Maids: Mussels and Clams Could Mop Up Waterways

They might not have feather dusters, brooms or even arms and legs, but bivalves - such as clams, mussels and oysters - make good underwater maids, a new study suggests.

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Art Daily

Cantor Arts Center exhibition depicts Satan and his realm through five centuries of art

To celebrate the arrival on campus of Jackson Pollock's Lucifer-one of the most important works in the new Anderson Collection at Stanford University-the Cantor Arts Center presents an exhibition that explores the fascinating evolution of artists' depictions of the devil and his realm through the past 500 years.

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University, Painting, Arts, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

DFW Catholic

Musica Sacra St. Louis Conference October 23-25

The fifth annual Musica Sacra St. Louis conference will explore "The Beauty of the Mass Ordinary" and "English Language Adaptations of the Mass Propers".

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The Jackson Sun

Peek into brain shows how kids learn math skillsPeek into brain shows ...

Peek into brain shows how kids learn math skills Drills on addition, multiplication help, researchers say Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/education/2014/08/19/peek-brain-shows-kids-learn-math-skills/14314229/ Teacher Melissa Grieshober teaches third-graders a math lesson at Silver Lake Elementary School ... (more)

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Re/code

Why It's Time Your Company Went Virtual

The virtual workplace is growing, and companies are taking notice. Currently, 34 million Americans work remotely at least partially, and this number is expected to grow to 63 million by 2016.

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Design News

The 'Holy Grail' for Lithium-Based Batteries

Stanford University researchers have found a way to realize what's been called the 'Holy Grail' of battery-design research -- designing a pure lithium anode for lithium-based batteries.

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NJ.com

Keep the dog home when the car gets hot: Letter

It's been a fairly cool summer in our area, with only a few days that had temperatures over 90 degrees.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Targeted brain stimulation aids stroke recovery in mice

When investigators at the Stanford University School of Medicine applied light-driven stimulation to nerve cells in the brains of mice that had suffered strokes several days earlier, the mice showed significantly greater recovery in motor ability than mice that had experienced strokes but whose brains weren't stimulated.

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University

Mon Aug 18, 2014

USA Today

Is Malia Obama headed to Stanford or Berkeley?

We had new glimpses of tall-and-stylish Malia this week, after she accompanied President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama to Martha's Vineyard for vacation.

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Freshnews

Globavir Seeking Approval and Launch of Novel Ebola Treatment Before Year End

Globavir Biosciences, Inc. , a biotechnology company developing therapeutics to treat infectious diseases, has announced intentions to develop its lead drug candidate, GBV006, for the treatment of the current Ebola Virus outbreak in West Africa.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Food and Drug Administration, Startups, Stanford University, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA

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