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  1. Lack of facial expression leads to perceptions of unhappiness, new OSU research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | EurekAlert!

    ... Psychology . Co-authors of the study are Linda Tickle-Degnen of Tufts University and Nalini Ambady of Stanford University. The research was supported by a grant from the National Institutes of Health. Bogart is now studying ways to help people with ...

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  2. US health system not properly designed to meet needs of patients nearing end of life, says IOMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | EurekAlert!

    ... Susan Heckerman Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology and Immunology and former dean of medicine at Stanford University. "For most people, death does not come suddenly. Instead, dying is a result of one or more diseases that must be managed ...

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  3. Study: Leaky natural gas wells, not fracking, taint waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... go from clean to contaminated during the year of study, with methane levels jumping ten-fold, said Stanford University environmental sciences professor Rob Jackson, co-author of the study. Methane while not particularly toxic is explosive and a ...

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  4. Counting fish teeth reveals regulatory DNA changes behind rapid evolution, adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | EurekAlert!

    ... for understanding what causes malformations, such as a cleft palate." Miller and his UC Berkeley and Stanford University colleagues reported their findings in last week's issue of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences . The ...

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  5. Study: Artificial Sweeteners may promote diabetesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovet, Israel. Christopher Gardner, a nutrition expert at Stanford University who didn't participate in the study, said saccharin doses given the volunteers were within federal dietary guidelines but still ...

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  6. Wal-Mart spokesperson resigns over falsehood in resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Washington Post

    ... the CFO of the (ironically) named Veritas Software, Kenneth Lochar, falsely claimed he had an MBA from Stanford University. SECTION: {section=business/on-leadership, subsection=null}!!! INITIAL commentConfig: {includereply=true, ...

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  7. MacArthur 'genius grant' winners unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In this Sept. 8, 2014 photo provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, social psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt poses for a portrait at Stanford University in Stanford, Calif.

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  8. 5 Ways Stress Wrecks Your SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Switched

    ... your brain remains hyperactive, David Spiegel, M.D., the director of the Center on Stress and Health at Stanford University, previously told HuffPost Healthy Living , leaving you wide awake. It creates a vicious cycle. If you're not careful, stress ...

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  9. 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' winners unveiledRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... sense that this is the kind of work that needs to be done," said recipient Jennifer Eberhardt, a Stanford University social psychologist who has researched racial stereotypes and crime. Her work prompted the Oakland, California, police department to ...

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  10. Occupy Still Exists, Eliminates $3.8 Million In Random People's Student Loan DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Daily Caller

    ... for their "Rolling Jubilee debt cancellation initiative." In a study published in July, researchers at Stanford University discovered that people who describe themselves as "unattractive" are two times more likely to donate to the Occupy movement. ...

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  11. Stanford professor wins MacArthur 'genius grant' for racial awareness studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    But the research of Jennifer Eberhardt, the Bay Area's newest and only recipient of the famed MacArthur fellowship, the "genius grants," has proved otherwise. She has found that skin color prejudices the perceptions of jurors, police officers and even the ordinary student who volunteers in research at Stanford University.

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  12. Pollock's stellar 'Lucifer' and impressive Anderson CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "Lucifer" is the stellar work in the Anderson Collection, an impressive new museum opening Sunday at Stanford University. Given the prestige of the university, founded in 1891, it is remarkable to realize that Stanford has never been home to a major ...

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  13. Gay marriage activist, cartoonist, mathematician w...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WHTC

    ... acclaimed 2006 memoir about growing up a lesbian with a closeted gay father in rural Pennsylvania. * Stanford University social psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt, 49, for her studies of racial bias and policing and the criminal justice system. She has ...

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  14. Audi Gets First Autonomous Driving Permit In CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Jalopnik

    ... r Electronics Research Lab who previously developed the autonomous Audi TTS Pikes Peak car together with Stanford University.

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  15. California introduces the autonomous car permit, Audi snatches the first oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | INAUTONEWS

    ... Audi, as the state houses the brand's Electronics Research Lab (ERL). Audi, the engineers at ERL and the Stanford University collaborated to bring the Autonomous Audi TTS Pikes Peak car, which raced the famous 12.42-mile hill-climb in 27 minutes ...

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  16. NTU Spin-Off Achieves Breakthrough With Innovative Multifunction MembranesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Water Online

    ... that are used in water treatment plants all over the world, and the Shimizu Visiting Professor at Stanford University in United States. Solving problems faced by the water industry Biofouling and organic compounds are a huge problem for the $200 ...

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  17. Joe's Health Calendar Sept. 17Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | RecordNET

    Sept. 17 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. : St. Joseph's Medical Center/Dignity Health would like to invite the public to Healthier Living, a program created by Stanford University. The program gives support and teaches people how to live with different chronic health problems, such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, heart disease, depression and hypertension.

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  18. Depression is not a normal part of aging and should be taken seriouslyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Los Altos Town Crier

    ... myths about depression as a weakness or a normal part of aging begin to fade. Dr. Sonia Parikh is a Stanford University-trained adult psychiatrist and co-founder of Savant Care Inc., a group psychiatric practice located in Los Altos that aims to ...

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  19. Building a Global Enterprise Software Company from Portugal: Paulo Rosado, CEO of OutSystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... Universidade Nova in Lisbon and I graduated with a computer science degree in 1988. In 1992 I went to Stanford University where I received my masters degree in computer science. I then worked in Silicon Valley until 1997. After that I returned to ...

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  20. Palo Alto: School board candidates tout their differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... senior education program officer at the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, said she would also look to Stanford University to find solutions to problems that have dogged the district, including an achievement gap between students of color and ...

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