Stanford University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Thomas Sowell: History and Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | UnionLeader.com

    ... re that will be grim, if not catastrophic. Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. His website is www.tsowell.com.

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  2. Arun Jaitley on Lalitgate: Govt has done no wrong, will play by rule bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Times of India

    ... its their job. They would continue to do that," Jaitley said on the sidelines of a public event at the Stanford University. Singh, son of Rajasthan Chief Minister Raje, has been under attack over media reports that his company received Rs 11.63 ...

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  3. Stanford researchers find how neurons work together to control movement in people with paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Medical News

    Stanford University researchers studying how the brain controls movement in people with paralysis, related to their diagnosis of Lou Gehrig's disease, have found that groups of neurons work together, firing in complex rhythms to signal muscles about when and where to move. "We hope to apply these findings to create prosthetic devices, such as robotic arms, that better understand and respond to a person's thoughts," said Jaimie Henderson, MD, professor of neurosurgery.

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  4. Land of walking deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Red Deer Advocate

    "There are examples of species all over the world that are essentially the walking dead," said Stanford University professor Paul Ehrlich. "We are sawing off the limb that we are sitting on."

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  5. Water splitter produces clean-burning hydrogen fuel 24/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KurzweilAI.net

    Unlike conventional water splitters, the Stanford device uses a single low-cost catalyst to generate hydrogen on one electrode and oxygen on the other In an engineering first, Stanford University scientists have invented a low-cost water splitter that uses a single catalyst to produce both hydrogen and oxygen gas 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The researchers believe that the device, described in an open-access study published today in Nature Communications , could provide a renewable source of clean-burning hydrogen fuel for transportation and industry.

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  6. DHS grad Johnson off to World University GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Davis Enterprise

    She was the 2011 Sac-Joaquin Section MVP, the Blue Devil Female Athlete of the Year in 2012 and her water polo success earned her a ticket to Stanford University. And now, Johnson is getting ready for a once in a lifetime opportunity: representing the United States in the 2015 World University Games in Guangju City, South Korea.

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  7. German researchers find out why adolescents more impatient than adultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Xinhuanet

    When faced with question whether to have 20 euros now or 50 euros in a month, adolescents often yield to the impulse to take the immediate reward rather than waiting for the bigger one, said a study of Max Planck Institute for Human Development on Tuesday. Researchers at Stanford University, the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, and the University of California, Davis, have investigated why it is so difficult for adolescents to resist short-term temptations by studying the underlying brain mechanisms.

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  8. Ideas? Physicists call them 'jewels'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Telegraph

    ... research, testing various mechanisms for cosmology against data," said Eva Silverstein, a physicist at Stanford University who is attending the conference. Sections of physicists say that string theory remains a mathematical construct. "We are all ...

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  9. People Created Race and Racism as Ideas; Now Is a Good Time to Forget Those IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Daily Kos

    ... sidekick, racism, only popped up very recently, traced by historian, Geroge M. Frederickson of Stanford University , to the Late Middle Ages in Europe. Race doesn't actually exist in nature and racism does not represent any kind of natural, ...

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  10. Dwarf Galaxies Loom Large in Quest for Dark MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Space.com

    ... Accelerator Laboratory and the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (KIPAC) at Stanford University. The following is an edited transcript of their roundtable discussion. The participants have been provided the opportunity to amend ...

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  11. Stanford research sheds light on how neurons control muscle movementRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Biology News Net

    Stanford University researchers studying how the brain controls movement in people with paralysis, related to their diagnosis of Lou Gehrig's disease, have found that groups of neurons work together, firing in complex rhythms to signal muscles about when and where to move. "We hope to apply these findings to create prosthetic devices, such as robotic arms, that better understand and respond to a person's thoughts," said Jaimie Henderson, MD, professor of neurosurgery.

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  12. Undocumented Studier Who Only Wanted the (Korean) American Dream Is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | VDARE

    ... in existence through which a student is admitted to spend two years at Harvard College and two years at Stanford University." Stanford University provided Yahoo Parenting with a similar statement. "Stanford does not have any program offering ...

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  13. What the Discovery of New Dwarf Galaxies Means for the Hunt for Dark MatterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Newswise

    ... Accelerator Laboratory and the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (KIPAC) at Stanford University. "There are models for more massive dark matter particles than we can now detect with Fermi, and which are just as viable. So I ...

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  14. Aw! Eagle Zach Ertz Is Dating U.S. World Cup Soccer Star Julie JohnstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Phillymag.com

    ... come the fall. Zach went to Stanford, Julie to University of California at Santa Clara. The two met at a Stanford University baseball game a few years back, and now they're dating, according to Ertz's personal blog . Julie, at the time, was training ...

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  15. Palo Alto: County ups ante in fight to save Buena Vista Mobile Home ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... on committing funds. The county's offer comes from a very specific fund generated by development at Stanford University. The developer pays fees that are earmarked for affordable housing in the area near the university, and as such, officials have ...

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  16. Man Up, Bro: Men Tend To Overcompensate When Their Masculinity Is ThreatenedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Medical Daily

    ... assert their masculinity in other ways? To test the theory, researchers recruited college students from Stanford University to squeeze a handheld device with both hands. They told the students that they were testing how physical exertion could ...

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  17. Single-catalyst water splitter from Stanford produces clean-burning hydrogen 24/7Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | PressReleasePoint

    Stanford graduate student Haotian Wang examines the novel water splitter that he and his colleagues developed to produce clean-burning hydrogen from water 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Stanford University scientists have invented a low-cost water splitter that uses a single catalyst to produce both hydrogen and oxygen gas 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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  18. Ford Gets Serious About Self-Driving CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | PC Magazine

    ... the technology, though. In January 2014, it teamed up with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University to work on automated car tech. If Ford doesn't follow through, somebody else certainly will. Earlier this month, The ...

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  19. UCS senior accepted to MIT Research Science InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Patch.com

    ... area of computer science. She was one of 80 students participating in a summer study program in 2014 at Stanford University through the Joyce Ivy Foundation. She was also named the runner-up in the 2012-2013 NCWIT Award for Aspiration in Computing, ...

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  20. Atherton: Phil Lively praised for civic contributionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Almanac

    ... Delight,'" said his daughter, Janet Fall. Mr. Lively graduated from Lincoln High School in San Jose and Stanford University, where he received a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering. He was a licensed professional engineer, who began his ...

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