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  1. Science Briefs: Amber's durability, dust mite allergies, cooler solar cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | News Observer

    ... By adding a specially patterned layer of silica glass to the surface of ordinary solar cells, a team of Stanford University has found a way to let solar cells cool themselves by shepherding away unwanted thermal radiation. The researchers describe ...

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  2. 'Holy grail' of battery design achieved: Stable lithium anodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Science Daily

    ... gadgets to electric cars. In a paper published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology , researchers at Stanford University report that they have taken a big step toward accomplishing what battery designers have been trying to do for decades -- design ...

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  3. Five new ways to boost weight loss, from air-conditioning to low-carb to zebrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    ... And that's where the fourth method of boosting your metabolism comes in: Exercise. A recent study from Stanford University challenged the conventional theory that diet trumps exercise for weight loss. Instead, the Stanford researchers contended that ...

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  4. Houston Astros Need to Tread Cautiously With Mark Appel From This Point ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Rant Sports

    ... No. 1 overall pick in the MLB Draft, Mark Appel . Today, the team promoted the right-hander out of Stanford University to their double-A affiliate, the Corpus Christi Hooks. On the surface, the move doesn't seem warranted, but it was needed. Appel ...

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  5. Scientists say Earth's sixth mass extinction is underwayRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Scientists and researchers at Stanford University speculate that the Earth is on the brink of its sixth mass extinction.

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  6. Houston Astros Did Right Thing in Promoting Mark Appel to Double-A Corpus ChristiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Rant Sports

    ... familiar with the Astros' plans, the fast track has always been the plan for the right-hander out of Stanford University. Appel hasn't exactly lit up the hitter-friendly California League. In fact, it's been quite the opposite. This season, he has a ...

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  7. 'Holy Grail' of Battery Design Achieved: A Stable Lithium AnodeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... to electric cars. In a paper published today in the journal Nature Nanotechnology, researchers at Stanford University report that they have taken a big step toward accomplishing what battery designers have been trying to do for decades - design a ...

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  8. Don't get caught with your plants down: Food and climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    The world faces a small but substantially increased risk during the next two decades of a major slowdown in the growth of global corn and wheat yields because of climate change , according to National Center for Atmospheric Research/University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and Stanford University research.

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  9. Basking in Southeast Alaska's king salmon euphoriaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... frog, breathing in time, wet, and alive. Brendan Jones of Sitka is currently a Wallace Stegner fellow at Stanford University. He is the author of the novel "The Alaskan Laundry," forthcoming with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in the fall 2015.

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  10. The Curious Case of Josh HuestisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Thunderous Intentions

    ... pick in the 2014 draft, Presti and Co. stunned all of Thunder Nation by selecting SF Josh Huestis out of Stanford University, a pick that seemed to everyone as reminiscent in every facet to last year's pick of Andre Roberson. The two players have ...

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  11. Q&A with Dan Levy, Facebook’s global director of small businessRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Miami Herald

    ... a small business and what he learned from the seven years he spent at PayPal after graduating from Stanford University to make Facebook a platform that can help small firms achieve success. Levy, who lives in Palo Alto, California, was in Miami last ...

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  12. Climactic headline shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | NorCalBlogs

    ... of a major slowdown in the growth of global crop yields because of climate change The authors, from Stanford University and the National Center for Atmospheric Research, say the odds of a major production slowdown of wheat and corn, even with a ...

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  13. Cooling Solar Cells, Even at High NoonRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Motley Fool

    ... been addressed, and apparently solved: How to keep solar panels cool on a hot, sunny day. Researchers at Stanford University report in Optica , the journal of The Optical Society, that they simply added a layer of textured silica glass to the ...

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  14. National Debt Relief Explains What Social Financing Inc IsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | PRWeb

    ... lender. This basically means that consumers are lending the money to consumers. SoFi as founded by Stanford University graduate Mike Cagney and has now issued more than $500 million in loans to more than 5000 members. The article explains that the ...

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  15. Blocking the door to schoolRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Lowell Sun

    ... on various tests. Many inner-city charters outperform even affluent suburban schools. A 2013 Stanford University study found that Boston charter-school students are closing the achievement gap faster than any other public schools in the country. ...

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  16. Solar cells cool themselves to produce more powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Engadget

    ... it's expensive, and may block the very rays the cells are supposed to collect. To tackle this problem, Stanford University researchers have created a new form of solar cell that cools itself . The technique embeds a pattern of very small cone and ...

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  17. Experts call for stepped-up hepatitis battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | New Vision

    ... cirrhosis is to prevent and treat viral hepatitis," said Samuel So, a liver surgeon and professor at Stanford University in California. "If you do that, you'll save a lot of lives and a lot of healthcare costs," he told reporters in Geneva. ...

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  18. Victor Davis Hanson: Authentic genius of WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... at their own game. Victor Davis Hanson is a classicist and historian at the Hoover Institution and Stanford University, and author of "The Savior Generals: How Five Great Commanders Saved Wars That Were Lost — From Ancient Greece to Iraq." ...

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  19. Appel's unusual progression to finally include Class AA stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Mark Appel arguably should have started the year at Class AA Corpus Christi after dominating at Stanford University and being taken first overall in last year's draft.

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  20. Google conducts study to determine what perfect health looks likeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... onrad. Once the initial data is collected and analyzed, Google will collaborate with Duke University and Stanford University to design a large-scale study that will further advance Conrad's research.

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