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Henry Clever, a University of Kansas senior majoring in mechanical engineering, recently designed Ultramouse, a system of sensors that can be attached behind and beside the head to help a person with disabilities communicate and live more independently.
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Today is the half-way mark in Women's History Month, and a great time to explore the Women's Legal History website, created by Law Professor Barbara Babcock and the staff of the Robert Crown Law Library at Stanford University.
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An upcoming conference organized by Stanford University's Anscombe Society called "Communicating Values: Marriage, Family & the Media" has been dubbed "hate speech" by the college's graduate-level student government, which refused to allow any of its student fee-funded budget to support the event.
The Cypress String Quartet plays the usual Beethoven and Dvorak. But since 2000, the San Francisco-based group has also been on a mission -- to build a "living repertory" by commissioning new works, one per year, generally, from composers it admires.
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke at the annual California Republicans convention Saturday as the party faces an uphill battle in a state that has turned more and more blue.
Ladar Levison sits exhausted, slumped on a sofa with his dog Princess on his lap.
Many scientists are of the opinion that genetic and environmental factors are the underlying causes of autism spectrum disorder .
In the coming months, we will be featuring interviews with musicians of various backgrounds.
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Creator Manu Prakash of Stanford University's Prakash Lab wants to inspire a new generation of up-and-coming young scientists.
Four top international climate scientists have published an open letter ahead of the Nov. 11-22 Warsaw confab, strongly encouraging environmentalists to back new forms of nuclear power as a low-carbon energy source that can help stave off the ravages of man-made global warming.
Legislation backed by the California Police Chiefs Association that requires state prison time for any sentence longer than three years may have city of Fairfield support.
Experts in labor law say Sen. Bob Corker and other Tennessee Republican officials made statements that justify setting aside the recent union election at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga and ordering a new one.
Nearly 200 years after her death, Jane Austen has become one of the most widely read authors in history.
Whether it hails from ancient Egypt or Egypt, Texas, A Coffin in Egypt is anything but old news.
The California Democratic Party's annual convention last weekend exposed some intraparty tensions and produced some soul-searching about its future , but was mostly a celebratory affair .