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Jul 5 2018 | Stanford News
BY KATHLEEN J. SULLIVAN During the summer, Stanford opens its classrooms, labs and libraries to middle and high school students from nearby communities, across the United States and around the world. Teachers also participate in summer professional development courses on the Farm. Throughout the...
Jul 2 2018 | Kenyon College
On June 17, 2018, President Decatur addressed new graduates of Stanford University’s chemistry department, from which he received his doctorate in biophysical chemistry in 1995. The following are excerpts from his address.
Jun 27 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
If successful, such a test could help in developing a treatment to stop the aldehyde-induced DNA damage in people with Fanconi anemia and also help millions who are at risk of aldehyde-related cancers .
Jun 27 2018 | School of H&S
In classical Greek mythology, Daedalus, an inventor and architect, creates wings for himself and his son, Icarus, to escape imprisonment by King Minos. Before taking flight, Daedalus tells Icarus not to fly too close to the sun, but the warning goes unheeded. In the end, Icarus soars too high in...
Jun 26 2018 | Stanford News
It took nearly a century of trial and error for human scientists to organize the periodic table of elements, arguably one of the greatest scientific achievements in chemistry, into its current form. A new artificial intelligence (AI) program developed by Stanford physicists accomplished the same...