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Stanford, California is located in Santa Clara County. Zip codes in Stanford, CA include 94305, and 94309. The median home price in Stanford is $1,588,000 which is roughly $975/per square foot. More Stanford information.

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3 hrs ago | Business Wire

Stanford Climate Scientist Mark Jacobson Addresses Climate Challenges

Mark Z. Jacobson, Stanford University professor and climate scientist, delivered this year's keynote address, while Sarah Backhouse, founder and host of Future360.tv, served as the Master of Ceremonies.

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6 hrs ago | Stanford

scholar says insider threats pose security risks at nuclear facilities

A diesel generator at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in Southern California was possibly sabotaged, likely by an insider, in 2012.

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6 hrs ago | Stanford

Stronger SUNet passwords to enhance account security at Stanford

New standards mean SUNet users can choose passwords that are short but complex, or longer and less complex.

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7 hrs ago | Stanford

Obama's Asia trip reflects new global dynamics, Stanford scholar says

President Obama, on a four-country swing though Asia, leaves a restaurant in Tokyo Wednesday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

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7 hrs ago | Stanford

Some corals adjusting to rising ocean temperatures, Stanford researchers say

To most people, 86-degree Fahrenheit water is pleasant for bathing and swimming.

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7 hrs ago | Stanford

American Academy of Arts and Sciences elects 11 Stanford professors to 2014 class

The academy is one of the country's oldest and most prestigious honorary learned societies, and a leading center for independent policy research.

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8 hrs ago | SFGate

Stanford grad accused of threatening to post...

A Stanford University graduate has been charged in federal court with extorting his ex-girlfriend - the daughter of Sun Microsystems co-founder and billionaire venture capitalist Vinod Khosla - by threatening to release nude photos of her.

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11 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Israeli-born academic makes Times 100 list

Anat Admati, who is a professor of finance and economics at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, made the prestigious roll call for offering new ideas on how to understand and structure banking systems.

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11 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

Pioneering portraits

This image, taken sometime between 1865 and 1866, shows the Yosemite formation known as Pompompasos, or The Three Brothers.

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13 hrs ago | CBS Local

3 Minor Earthquakes Strike Near Stanford Overnight

The first quake was reported two miles southwest of Stanford University at a magnitude of 1.6. That tremor struck at 11:37 p.m. and was centered two miles underground.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

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Patti LuPone, Mandy Patinkin bring concert act to Stanford

Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, who first bonded in "Evita" in 1980, have remained friends and musical collaborators ever since.

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book club spotlights Marguerite Duras' 'The Lover'

Marguerite Duras' book "The Lover" is the topic of the "Another Look" book club discussion at the Stanford Humanities Center on May 12. Long before most Americans could find Vietnam on a map, the French ruled Indochina and its peoples in an unequal colonial stew.

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Business Journal

New Stanford research center will do research on research

The goal of the Meta-Research Innovation Center, backed by a $6 million grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, is to promote best practices for reproducible scientific research through collaborations.

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Stanford's Admit Weekend Starts Thursday

BY KATHLEEN J. SULLIVAN/ STANFORD NEWS SERVICE "The Dish." "The Tree." "The Claw."

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Classical music legend Art Barnes announces retirement

A living legend in the Bay Area classical music community has announced he is retiring.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

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Mother's weight gain, or lack of it, tied to infant obesity

Women who gain too much or too little weight during pregnancy can greatly increase their baby's risk of being overweight or obese as a young child, according to a study by Kaiser Permanente researchers.

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Westmont Tops Forbes Magazine's List of Best ROI Colleges

For the second straight year, Forbes Magazine has ranked Westmont College in the top 100 colleges and universities in its survey "The 100 Top ROI Colleges 2014: The Grateful Grads Index."

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scientists observe brain activity in real time

Stanford scientists have created new tools that let researchers read brain activity by observing glowing trails of light spreading between connected nerves.

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researcher: First-time college students benefit from discussing differences

Talking about class differences can help close the collegiate achievement gap between first- and continuing-generation students, according to Stanford research.

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Live posts 2014-15 season performances

Stanford Live will broaden its performing arts offerings next season with a diverse array of music, dance and multimedia events The centerpiece of the 2014-15 lineup, announced Tuesday, April 22, will be a collaborative Arts and Ideas series around three key projects: the world premiere of The Demo , a visually immersive music-theater work based on ... (more)

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