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Stanford Researchers Develop Small Retinal Implant That Could Restore Eyesight

Patients with macular degeneration and other retinal diseases could soon be helped by a new retinal implant developed by Stanford University researchers. The implant is smaller and offers vision five times better than existing devices.

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The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Swastikas Painted On Jewish Frat House At Stanford

Investigators were looking into a possible hate crime on the Stanford campus after vandals scrawled vicious messages and swastikas across a Jewish frat house.

16 hours ago

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Insurances Companies To Use Facebook, Twitter Social Media Profiles To Set Rates

How much you drink, whether you like your job, and if you’re engaged are all factors insurance companies can learn from your social media, and begin using to set your premiums, or even hike your rates.

04/24/2015

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter talks cyber strategy at Stanford University on April 23, 2015. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

U.S. Secretary Of Defense Ashton Carter Courts Silicon Valley Tech Community To Lead New Military Cyber Strategy

He also unveiled that Defense Innovation Unit X will be located in Silicon Valley to scout for emerging technologies and to strengthen existing relationships.

04/23/2015

Jordan Morris #8 of the United States advances the ball against Mexico during an international friendly match at the Alamodome on April 15, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

Stanford Sophomore Jordan Morris Scores For USA Men’s Soccer In Victory Over Mexico

Jordan Morris made a loud statement in his first start for the U.S. national team against his country’s biggest and most bitter rival. His reward? A game pennant given to him by veteran Michael Bradley to hang in his room at college.

04/16/2015

Molly Horwitz, Stanford University student. (Molly Horwitz Facebook)

Allegations Of Anti-Semitism Lobbied Against Student Coalition At Stanford University

Molly Horwitz claims she was discriminated against during an endorsement interview with the Students of Color Coalition.

04/15/2015

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Stanford Scientists Develop Batteries That Are Greener, Last Longer Than Today’s Batteries

Scientists at Stanford University said they have developed a high-performance aluminum-ion battery that could replace the alkaline and lithium-ion batteries that are used to power devices today.

04/06/2015

Omar Sherman #22 of the Miami Hurricanes guards Chasson Randle #5 of the Stanford Cardinal during the NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2015 in New York City. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Randle, Stanford Defeat Miami In OT To Win 2nd NIT In 4 Years

Chasson Randle hit two free throws with 3.4 seconds left in overtime, and Stanford won the second NIT title of his career, edging Miami 66-64 on Thursday.

04/02/2015

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford University Expands Offer Of Free Tuition To More Students

Stanford University will become a little more affordable for some students as an announcement has been made for the expansion of its financial aid program.

04/02/2015

Hoover Tower at Stanford University (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Stanford Student’s ‘Cry For Help': Reportedly Admits Poisoning Classmates’ Water Bottles With Formaldehyde

A Stanford graduate student who said it was “a cry for help” admitted putting a lab chemical in classmate’s water bottles.

04/01/2015

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