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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Common Application is now online and ready for college applications applying for Fall 2015 admissions.
3 hrs ago | NBC Chicago
Six people were injured, two seriously, when a car driven by a 90-year-old man slammed into the outside street seating at the University Cafe in Palo Alto during lunchtime Thursday, police said.
7 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News
Two new reports released by the National Research Council and Stanford University offer guidance to the chemistry community for how to improve the safety culture in academic laboratories.
11 hrs ago | Stanford
Researchers have identified a molecule that marks a cell's key genes and is thought to ensure consistent gene transcription.
15 hrs ago | Medical News Today
The brains of children with autism are relatively inflexible at switching from rest to task performance, according to a new brain-imaging study from the Stanford University School of Medicine.
20 hrs ago | China Daily
Chinese Railroad Workers in North America, an online digital archive that commemorates the work of thousands of Chinese immigrants in building the Transcontinental Railroad and seeks "to give a voice" to them, was unveiled at Stanford University earlier this week.
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 .
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 .
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.
Surgeons in training at Stanford University add Google's Internet-connected headset to their list of at-hand surgical tools.
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.
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.
Existing lithium-ion batteries rely on the movement of lithium ions between the anode and cathode--and back--as the battery charges and discharges.
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.
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.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:47 pm
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