Stanford University
Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University) is a private research university in Stanford, California, and one of the world's most prestigious institutions, with the highest unde...
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Michio Kaku - Reimagine Tomorrow
World-renowned physicist Michio Kaku reveals how a simple test using marshmallows can predict how successful you can become. Credit: Goalcast
Iodine Molecular Movie
This movie, derived from LCLS data, shows an iodine molecule moving in the first 2 trillionths of a second after being excited by a laser pulse. The clouds o...
How to build a nanoscale computer
Carbon nanotube eating silkworms and the strange future of wearable devices
Accelerator on a Chip: How It Works
In an advance that could dramatically shrink particle accelerators for science and medicine, researchers used a laser to accelerate electrons at a rate 10 times higher than conventional technology in ...
$13.5M Moore Grant to Develop Working ‘Accelerator on a Chip’ Prototype
An international team of researchers has begun a 5-year effort to build a working particle accelerator the size of a shoebox based on an innovative technology known as “accelerator on a chip.”
Former Stanford dean explains why helicopter parenting is ruining a generation of children
Julie Lythcott-Haims noticed a disturbing trend during her decade as a dean of freshmen at Stanford University. Incoming students were brilliant and accomplished and virtually flawless, on paper. But ...
UNL's Fuchs Leads Team That Observes X-ray Phenomenon For First Time
Using an enormous X-ray laser -- one of only two such machines on Earth -- University of Nebraska-Lincoln physicist Matthias Fuchs and scientists from around the world beat formidable odds to observe ...
Boot Camp Classes May Offer A Peek At The Future Of Higher Ed
“We focus solely on in-demand, contemporary skills,” he said. “We are trying to deliver an outcome.” But new models of higher education alternatives are rising from those ashes that really can chall...
Virginia high-school senior Harvard Stanford admissions hoax
A student convinced South Korean media outlets that both Harvard and Stanford worked together to create a unique program just for her. A graduating senior at a cutthroat Virginia magnet school has spa...
Video: Driverless car beats racing driver for first time
Scientists predict motorists could soon be transported by autonomous cars with the driving skills of Michael Schumacher
Obama huddles with tech execs in San Francisco
President Barack Obama is convening a Silicon Valley strategy session on Friday aimed at thwarting hackers who target Americans, though lingering concerns over privacy have iced over the once-chummy t...
Marshmallow test reproduced by Dr David Walsh @ wcco
Watch these kids being tempted with marshmallows as they go through the "marshmallow test". Like the one originally designed by Walter Mischel
Reid Hoffman - PandoMonthly: Fireside Chat With Reid Hoffman
A fireside chat with Sarah Lacy and Reid Hoffman.
St. Lawrence Quartet
The Minuet from a live performance. Surprising and funny trio section in the middle!
Stanford Raagapella
Raagapella, Stanford's South Asian fusion a cappella group, performs A.R. Rahman's Vande Mataram for Rahman himself at a tribute show in February 2006. Dan...
Stanford Cardinal
The Stanford Cardinal is the nickname of the athletic teams at Stanford University.
Following its win over Cal in the first-ever Big Game in 1892, the color cardinal was picked as the primary colo...
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List of Stanford University people
This page lists the members of Stanford University, including students, alumni, faculty and academic affiliates associated. Founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor of and U.S. senator the ...
List of Stanford University people - Wikipedia
Hoover Institution
The Hoover Institution is an American public policy think tank and research institution located at Stanford University in California. Its official name is the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, an...