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Stanford University
High and dry: White Memorial Fountain remains without water as part of a campus conservation effort. #farmphoto pic.twitter.com/7ZIU2UYxyW
A paper by Prof. Neil Malhotra and colleagues details the magnitude of publication bias in the social sciences: stanford.io/1tUbXp7
.@StanfordFball opens the 2014 season against the @UCDavisAggies at 1 p.m. on Saturday: stanford.io/1tUbQKp #gostanford
Hacking the #DNA of yeast, a team of #bioengineers led by Professor Christina Smolke has come "very close" to replicating the entire opioid production process in a way that eliminates the need to grow #poppies. Soon, morphine and other painkillers could be produced via a sophisticated extension of t
How insecure is the American family? @Clayman_Inst researcher Marianne Cooper on @BloombergTV: stanford.io/1rESP0U
A new school brings scholars to Stanford to learn about the latest in laser technology: stanford.io/1qNZKOR pic.twitter.com/7Q82Kut4hi
Christina Smolke turned yeast into a "veritable drug factory" by modifying it with poppy and soil bacterium genes: stanford.io/1u6cpjm
The new Siegman International School on #Lasers brought graduate students from around the world to #Stanford for an intensive week-long colloquium on the latest technology. Credit: Norbert von der Groeben
The likelihood of a major space junk collision is low but on the rise, writes Prof. Lawrence Wein: stanford.io/1lA9gZU
Next on @Philosophy_Talk, with Profs. Ken Taylor & John Perry: Is intuition a guide to truth? stanford.io/1tTjUet pic.twitter.com/AKVVIHLeb6
"It's really exciting. It's a little surreal." Medical students dive into life on the Farm: stanford.io/1llaWWA pic.twitter.com/fDG2Afj0Oh
Biodesign fellows prototype an under-mattress device to sense how deeply a child is sleeping, prevent night terrors: stanford.io/1tPYNK0
Jordan Morris, '17, will join the #USMNT in its Sept. 3 match against the Czech Republic: stanford.io/1tPheP1 pic.twitter.com/q4v9DoC170
What do people cured of blindness see? Neuroscience PhD candidate Patrick House writes in the @NewYorker: stanford.io/1tP3OlO
"So many people do things for the sake of glory, and she did things despite the glory." @DaphneKoller on Sally Ride: stanford.io/1wJtEMN
.@HooverInst's Michael Spence: Universal access to high-quality public services crucial as income inequality rises. stanford.io/1tP0hEa
Professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar has been confirmed to the California Supreme Court: stanford.io/1C6UeQj pic.twitter.com/sF1F81urma
In @WIRED: A "free-living" @SUMedicine study is testing the effect of low-carb and low-fat diets on weight loss. stanford.io/1C6PWbE
PhD student Laura Kwong enjoys the Brahmaputra River in #Bangladesh, where she's working on urban sanitation solutions with #Stanford School of Medicine Professor Steve Luby. #StanfordSummer
On Sept. 14, @StanfordCDDRL's #humanrights program co-hosts a panel discussion on modern-day slavery: stanford.io/1pj8ssY
New research details for the first time that there are limitations on how adaptable the brain is during learning: stanford.io/1C3Kiqw
New @SUMedicine students began their journey at the school's annual stethoscope and white coat ceremony on Friday. pic.twitter.com/iT8vbY53iQ
.@alexkarpenko developed the algorithm behind @instagram's #Hyperlapse app as a Stanford PhD student, @WIRED writes: stanford.io/1rB3tWo
Former Stanford president Gerhard Casper joined @KQEDForum to discuss the challenges facing #highered: stanford.io/1nEJcId
Natasha von Kaeppler checks old her older sister Ericka, a first-year #Stanford #Medicine student, after the school's White Coat and Stethoscope Ceremony on Friday. Credit: Norbert von der Groeben
Adele Hayutin, scholar at the Stanford @longevitycenter, talks to @Forbes about the 50+ job market: stanford.io/1tKKFSi
Prof. Sklansky: Militarization can undercut another, more beneficial trend in law enforcement: community policing. stanford.io/1rAq5q5
A renovated and refurbished Lathrop #Library will open its doors on Sept. 15, a week before classes begin for #Stanford's 2014-15 academic year. The four-story building is the new home of a maker space and a 24-hour study area, as well as the expanded East Asia Library -- all formerly located in Mey
The new Lathrop Library opens on Sept. 15, a week before classes begin for the academic year: stanford.io/1nDFePS pic.twitter.com/55Lp3ZuoJO
PhD student Laura Kwong enjoys the Brahmaputra in Bangladesh, where she's studying urban sanitation. #StanfordSummer pic.twitter.com/GAfxweAFj2
If it could, should the U.S. military genetically match soldiers to roles? Prof. Cho addresses ethical complications: stanford.io/1onM7Eq
On the @ScopeMedBlog: Our aging immune systems are still in business, but increasingly thrown out of balance. stanford.io/1q2IVU3
A new course covers the history, literature, art, politics and environmental challenges of the American West: stanford.io/1AS1cHd
"I'm one of the few people to become expert on the things I don't really like." @KenCaldeira on geoengineering: stanford.io/1luzahJ
Graduate student Alessandra Santiago, ’14, sends this #StanfordSummer postcard from the New Horizon, a Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel making its way from San Diego to Honolulu. Santiago and team are measuring nitrogen content at various depths in the water column to take stock o
Alessandra Santiago, '14, is sailing from San Diego to Honolulu on a @Scripps_Ocean research vessel. #StanfordSummer pic.twitter.com/cBfVHvrlW8
A @StanfordEarth summer program encourages diversity in geoscience and engineering: stanford.io/1qHCWjI pic.twitter.com/l7k3diIhii
.@google's @ericschmidt at cybersecurity boot camp: Technology, rather than law, is more likely to reinstate privacy. stanford.io/1t7rnbT
Frederick Goddard and Phil Salazar are helping to provide safe drinking water in Dhaka, Bangladesh. #StanfordSummer pic.twitter.com/KAFQR2XCQN
A close call in the Loma Prieta quake inspired Pratap Malik to make turns and take chances: stanford.io/1pZmxeg pic.twitter.com/dMfr1JJzmH
"These #paintings are like a catalyst that can take you where you want your mind to fly.” Four large #abstract works, created by the late Nathan Oliveira, are at the heart of the new Windhover Contemplative Center, which will open to the #Stanford community in mid-September. Credit: Aaron Kehoe
"Sleep drunkenness" may be more prevalent than previously thought, according to @SUMedicine researchers: stanford.io/1t7dxWU
The @WSJ profiles two Stanford alumnae who are designing toys to inspire girls to study engineering: stanford.io/1nuJGAu
#Stanford Men’s #Soccer warmed up for the 2014 season last week with two exhibition-game wins. The team opens its regular season in Nebraska on Friday and faces San Jose State at home on Sept. 6. Credit: David Bernal #gostanford
Prof. Jurafsky in @FT: The language we use around food offers a window into our psyche, our finances and our society. stanford.io/1qHexuE
With the ability to crowdsource complex and creative tasks, entire organizations could exist for just an afternoon: stanford.io/1nu5coZ
Bioengineers are close to brewing morphine and other opiates in a way that eliminates the need to grow poppies: stanford.io/1nu7Xqv
A tiny implant could enable hourly at-home measurements of eye pressure in patients with glaucoma: stanford.io/1p8Yydj