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  1. Why interest is crucial to your successRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | EurekAlert!

    ... cause them to burn out," said O'Keefe, now a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Psychology at Stanford University. In the first study, 153 Duke undergraduate students worked on a set of word puzzles. They were asked to report how enjoyable ...

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  2. Dermatologists with access to sample drugs write costlier prescriptions, Stanford study findsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | EurekAlert!

    Dermatologists with access to free drug samples are more likely than those without access to samples to write prescriptions for drugs that are more expensive, according to a study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

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  3. Gene variant may double Alzheimer's risk for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... increases women's risk for Alzheimer's disease much more than it does for men, a new study indicates. Stanford University researchers analyzed data from more than 8,000 people, most older than 60, who were tracked over a long period of time at about ...

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  4. Online food reviews can reveal your psychologyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Express India

    ... tell a lot about the psychology of the people who write them, a new study has claimed. Researchers from Stanford University used a software to study almost 900,000 reviews of 6,548 restaurants - from fast food to luxury restaurants - on Yelp.com. ...

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  5. Scan a brain, read a mind?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | KITV-TV

    ... might transmit and even translate our thoughts into foreign languages. But Dr. Josef Parvizi, a Stanford University neurologist who also studies the relationship between brain and mind, is much more skeptical. "In order to really read thoughts with ...

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  6. Can early computer science education boost number of women in tech?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    A portrait of Sophia Westwood, a Stanford University graduate student majoring in computer science, on Feb. 12, 2014 at Stanford University's Gates Computer Science Building.

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  7. Diverse Gene Pool Critical for Tigers' Survival, Say ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2009 | Science Daily

    ... and fewer cases of genetic disorders and poor fitness. The above story is based on materials provided by Stanford University . The original article was written by Rob Jordan. Note: Materials may be edited for

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  8. Using Video Surveillance to Measure Peoples' Hand Washing HabitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2009 | Science Daily

    ... hand cleaning when more than 10 people were observed. The above story is based on materials provided by Stanford University . The original article was written by Rob Jordan. Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. Amy J. Pickering, ...

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  9. Recession's Lingering Scars Could Include Lower Labor-Force ParticipationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Wall Street Journal

    ... and lower labor-force participation - may persist for years to come. That's according to Robert Hall, a Stanford University economics professor, former president of the American Economic Association, co-father of the " flat tax " and chairman of the ...

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  10. Harvesting Happiness Instead Of Chasing ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | RedOrbit

    ... memes and well-meaning emails telling us how to "be happy." Despite this, a new study led by Stanford University reveals that chasing happiness may actually make us less happy. The new research , published in the Journal of Experimental Social ...

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  11. The Psychology Of A Memorable LunchRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Switched

    ... good guides to today's lunch decision and overall good nutrition? These are among the questions that Stanford University psychological scientist Emily Garbinsky and her colleagues have been exploring in some recent experiments. They wanted to know ...

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  12. Crumbling Foundations 4Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Boise Weekly

    ... worse results , than their public counterparts. The Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) at Stanford University issued a study four years ago that demonstrated only 17 percent of charters were outperforming comparable public ...

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  13. Five wonder materials that could change the worldRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Free Republic

    ... shrilk, and the name has stuck. :snip: Stanene was created - virtually, that is - by Shoucheng Zhang at Stanford University. Scientists call it a topological insulator, but the name isn't wildly helpful. Stanene is an insulator on the inside, and a ...

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  14. Live Webcast: Secrets of the Universe's First LightRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Newswise

    ... Ogburn is a postdoctoral researcher at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford University. MICHAEL S. TURNER (Moderator) - Dr. Turner is a theoretical cosmologist who works at the intersection of cosmology and ...

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  15. Steve Todd: A green economy is essentialRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Daily Camera

    ... sources like wind power, water power and geothermal would be utilized as well. Mark Jacobson at Stanford University, a recent lecturer at CU, models how each of the 50 states could supply all needed energy with renewables. See ...

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  16. A Patient's Bizarre Hallucination Points to How the Brain Identifies PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Wired

    ... a certain hallucination-producing spot hard to pinpoint across patients. The research follows that of Stanford University neurologist Josef Parvizi, who two years ago showed that electrodes placed another spot in the brain were crucial in a ...

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  17. Should I go to the University of Waterloo or to Stanford University?Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Sarah In Tampa

    I have been accepted to both schools in CS. I really like both schools though I find the concept of co-op awesome.

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  18. Avoid these 6 holiday spending mistakesRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... credit advocacy and debt relief services. Housser holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University and Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College.

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  19. The Bitter Truth Behind Sugar & DiabetesRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... women and nine for men. It's a big reason why Rocco LoBosco believes he got type 2 diabetes. A recent Stanford University study found the more sugar in a population's food supply, the higher the rate of diabetes, independent of obesity rates. "We ...

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  20. Antisemite Max Blumenthal Incites Murder of Three in KansasRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Accuracy In Media

    ... s is director of the Middle East Forum, Taube distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University, and a contributor to FrontPageMagazine.com, and also the National Review Online.

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