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2 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following series of revenue bonds issued by or on behalf of CEFA revenue bonds, series U-6.
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4 hrs ago | Almanac
The surprise to staff at the Stanford University's Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve was how frequently mountain lions visit.
6 hrs ago | National Institutes of Health
Scientists have bioengineered, in neurons cultured from rats, an enhancement to a cutting edge technology that provides instant control over brain circuit activity with a flash of light.
10 hrs ago | CBS Local
The first quake was reported two miles southwest of Stanford University at a magnitude of 1.6. That tremor struck at 11:37 p.m. and was centered two miles underground.
APRIL 23--The wife and daughter of a billionaire Silicon Valley titan were the victims of an extortion plot allegedly hatched by the younger woman's former boyfriend, a Stanford University graduate who threatened to distribute naked photos of his ex unless he received hush money payments, The Smoking Gun has learned.
Dan Edelstein, professor of french and history at Stanford University, gave a talk Wednesday afternoon about how he and colleagues are using techniques in digital humanities to better understand and map out the European Enlightenment.
Nobody knows what causes autism, and scientists have all but given up on finding one gene, chemical or brain structure that explains it.
What drew Garth Saloner, dean of the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, to the 1927 Charles K. Sumner-designed home on campus a year ago was the beautiful light and green setting -- not to mention how well the rooms flowed for entertaining.
Liberals advocate many wonderful things. In fact, I suspect that most conservatives would prefer to live in the kind of world envisioned by liberals, rather than in the kind of world envisioned by conservatives.
The world was stunned by the recent announcement that a telescope at the South Pole had detected a cosmic fossil from the earliest moments of creation; During a live Google Hangout, 4 astrophysicists discussed the implications Last month, scientists announced the first hard evidence for cosmic inflation, the process by which the infant universe ... (more)
Born in upstate New York, Carleton Watkins ventured west in 1849 to strike it rich.
Jake Shimabukuro is a world ambassador for the ukulele, filling concert halls across America -- and in Japan, Singapore, Russia and Brazil.
Steven Goodman and John Ioannidis will direct a new center focused on identifying weaknesses in the way scientific research is conducted and offering methods for improvement.
Private enterprises have taken over students' pet project: CubeSat, a pico-satellite that promises convenient low-cost launch interface, that has found believers in established space agencies With the confirmed launch of over 100 new nano-spacecraft into orbit by a San Francisco startup within the next 12 months, the question is how have these ... (more)
Young photographers today find inspiration, share expertise, and develop their photography in ways that previous generations couldn't have imagined.
Miret Surgical has raised $644,750 in financing. Wavepoint Ventures led the round.