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  1. Oprah Winfrey delivers 2015 'Harry's Last Lecture' at Stanford UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Stanford

    Oprah Winfrey shared her vision for a meaning life with the Stanford community as the Rathbun Visiting Fellow for 2015. At the end of her daylong campus visit, she delivered "Harry's Last Lecture on a Meaningful Life."


  2. Helping Launch the NetGain ChallengeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | My heart's in Accra

    ... say: 45 years ago, the first message was sent over the internet, between a computer at UCLA and one at Stanford University. 25 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee turned the internet from a tool for academics into something most of us use every day, by ...


  3. NExSS: A 'Virtual Institute' for Deep SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Centauri Dreams

    ... little more closely. At UC Berkeley, James Graham is leading a project that will include researchers at Stanford University. The collaboration, says Graham, draws together three different approaches to exoplanet hunting: Direct imaging: The Gemini ...


  4. What can DOD chief Ash Carter learn from Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Journal

    ... will unveil the Pentagon's new cyber strategy and innovation initiatives as he delivers a lecture at Stanford University. And all this comes after the Pentagon announced plans to open a Silicon Valley office. There have been similar visits by Office ...


  5. Pentagon To Announce New Office In Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Investor's Business Daily

    The news is set to be announced at Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter's speech at Stanford University on Thursday for an event called "Rewiring the Pentagon: Charting a New Path on Innovation and Cybersecurity." Carter will be the first sitting Pentagon chief in nearly two decades to visit Silicon Valley.


  6. New Pentagon strategy warns of cyberwar capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WTNH

    ... and is determined to protect its clients and customers from government prying. He is giving a speech at Stanford University and expects to meet with technology company leaders, including Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, as well as a ...


  7. Meet Bruno Ruviaro, Composer of Other Kinds of HarmoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KQED

    ... in electroacoustic music at Dartmouth . After Dartmouth, Ruviaro headed west. From 2004-2010 he attended Stanford University where he continued to study electronic music in parallel with acoustic music composition. He earned his doctorate from ...


  8. China: North Korea could double its nuclear arsenal to 40 warheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | UPI

    ... attack on either country is regarded as an attack on the United States. Siegfried Hecker, a professor at Stanford University and former head of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, said the more North Korea believes it has a fully functional nuclear ...


  9. Dr. Oz Defends Himself in Op-Ed, Devotes Entire Episode to Blasting His CriticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | People

    ... public. As PEOPLE previously reported , the physician behind the missive, Dr. Henry Miller, hails from Stanford University and was the face and voice of California's "No on Prop 37" campaign. The proposition, if passed, would mandate that all foods ...


  10. Hey Startups, Meet Your New Neighbor: The PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Benzinga

    ... is the growing threat of cybercrime. On Thursday Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is set to speak at Stanford University discuss cyberwarfare. Carter is also scheduled to meet with some of Silicon Valley's finest during the three day trip, including ...


  11. Build Better Habits, Starting with WillpowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sports of Yore

    ... to ask a little more of our standard-equipped brains." According to Robert Sapolsky, a neurobiologist at Stanford University, the main job of the modern prefrontal cortex is to bias the brain against the harder thing. This part of the brain is ...


  12. Sources: FCC staff leaning against Comcast deal - Pentagon...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Politico

    ... Unit - Experimental' on Thursday when he delivers what officials are billing as a major address at Stanford University," Pro Defense's Philip Ewing reports. "It's the centerpiece of a multiday push into the home turf of America's high-tech ...


  13. Silicon Valley's Help Sought as Pentagon Fights Cyber-AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | DM Review

    ... and national security agencies are doing.' Carter will make his plea for cooperation in a speech at Stanford University on a two-day visit that will also include stops at the headquarters of Facebook Inc. and venture capital firm Andreessen ...


  14. Visually Bolsters Leadership Team on Heels of $3.3 Million in New FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Market Wire

    ... and worked as a senior marketer at Microsoft. He received his MBA from the Wharton School and MS from Stanford University. About Visually: Visually provides businesses with the premium on-demand creative services and resources they need to grow. By ...


  15. Pentagon's new cyber strategy cites U.S. retaliati...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WHTC

    ... reporters flying with him to California, where he is due to meet Silicon Valley executives and speak at Stanford University, said the primary focus of the cyber strategy was defense. "It will be useful to us for the world to know that, first of all, ...


  16. Ash Carter, big man on campus - GOP still hungry for third missile...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Politico

    Ash Carter, big man on campus - GOP still hungry for third missile defense site - Kirby to be State Department's chief spokesman BIG MAN ON CAMPUS: Defense Secretary Ash Carter delivers a major address today at Stanford University that's one part elevator pitch, one part apology and one part warning shot. Carter wants to tell Silicon Valley the Pentagon is getting into the tech world in a big way.


  17. EMD Millipore launches Magna ChIRP RNA Interactome Kits for analyzing chromatin-associated RNAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Medical News

    ... it easier to validate an experiment's success. The ChIRP method was first described by researchers at Stanford University in 2011. The technique offered significant potential for lncRNA studies, but the protocol was complex, requiring many different ...


  18. Compassion meditation reduces 'mind-wandering,' research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... themselves and others. Participants took a secular compassion meditation training program developed at Stanford University that consists of nine two-hour classes with a certified instructor. They were encouraged to meditate at least 15 minutes daily ...


  19. Carter's Silicon Valley Trip to Boost DoD InnovationRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Official Wire News

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter heads to Silicon Valley this afternoon to announce new initiatives, including a new cyber strategy, and to learn from experts who run some of the highest-tech companies in one of the nation's innovation hotspots. During the two-day trip to Northern California's Silicon Valley, Carter will deliver a speech at Stanford University, visit the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, and meet with executives at the $4 billon venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, senior defense officials said yesterday during a teleconference with reporters.


  20. India at UN: Technology is 'golden key' for planetary sustainabilityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 |

    ... le Development (ARPA-SD) that was made by Prof. Ambuj Sagar of India and Mr. Arun Majumdar of Google and Stanford University.