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2 hrs ago | SFGate
Williams College is the best college in America, according to Forbes' annual Top Colleges ranking , which this year placed Harvard University at number seven.
2 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Knowledge is power, unless your perspective on time is creating a mental block toward strong financial health.
2 hrs ago | University City Review
Philadelphia school and city officials say the district will be forced to lay off teachers and possibly grow class sizes as large as 40 when students return in September, unless the state and city gives it more money.
3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Recently, on July 19, 2104, Sacramento had a solar cooker festival in Land Park.
6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Stanford University scientists have produced the first-ever high-resolution carbon geography of Peru, a country whose tropical forests are among the world's most vital in terms of mitigating the global impact of climate change.
6 hrs ago | Lincolnshire Review
Many little girls play with dolls because they would like to bring those dolls to life.
8 hrs ago | Rediff.com
What is so enticing about these free online courses that is urging millions of students from across the world to sign up for it? And just how is the revolution affecting the education sector? Read on! At that time it was the appearance of the first web browser and what it portended for the media industries that caused the excitement.
12 hrs ago | Medical News
Standard scores measuring "adaptive behavior" in boys with fragile X syndrome tend to decline during childhood and adolescence, the largest longitudinal study of the inherited disorder to date has found.
Langone Medical Center invites applications for a post-doctoral fellow with strong training in task-based fMRI and structural brain imaging to join our research team.
Sgt. Scott Weaver poses in Waddington, England, with the tiny unmanned Black Hornet, used by the British Army in Afghanistan.
Robert Young is a rising freshman at Stanford University. He contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .
Stanford students march back to White Plaza after assembling outside of Vice Provost Greg Boardman's office to demand better protections for victims of sexual assault, during a rally at the plaza on June 5, 2014.
A task force of students, faculty and staff has been named to recommend ways of strengthening Stanford's efforts to prevent and respond to cases of sexual assault, part of a series of steps the university is taking to foster a safe and respectful campus community.
Companies in the near future will be able to test public reaction to advertisements, music and films before they are released by monitoring the brain signals of a select group as they watch a trial.
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie won the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction for her book "Half of a Yellow Sun."
The odds of a 10 percent negative effect on wheat yields in the next 20 years could jump to 1 in 20 as a result of human-induced global warming, researchers report.
In the summer, some affluent kids shoot hoops at a $69 two-hour basketball session with the Harlem Globetrotters, ride Arabian horses for $525 a week or visit Costa Rica for a $3,500 two-week study of sea turtles.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 01:03 pm
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