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01.28.16
Stanford's 'Gecko Glove' makes Spider-Man climbing possible
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Stanford's 'Gecko Glove' makes Spider-Man climbing possible

Cambridge researchers claimed humans are too big to wall-climb. Now meet Elliot Hawkes.

By R. Lawler,   01.28.16
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01.18.16
How a novel class of microscopes has changed science
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How a novel class of microscopes has changed science

Super-resolution fluorescence microscopy FTW!

By A. Tarantola,   01.18.16
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12.30.15
Near-infrared dye helps doctors spot cancer
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Near-infrared dye helps doctors spot cancer

You can't normally see it, but this dye can detect hard-to-find tumors.

By J. Fingas,   12.30.15
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11.26.15
Scientists use 'spooky action' to mail electron messages a mile
11.26.15

Scientists use 'spooky action' to mail electron messages a mile

The record-setting experiment illustrates the practical applications for quantum computing

By A. Tarantola,   11.26.15
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11.12.15
ICYMI: Trekkie health scanner, car vending machine and more
11.12.15

ICYMI: Trekkie health scanner, car vending machine and more

Finally getting your partner to stop snoring, crowd-funded style

By K. Davis,   11.12.15
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11.10.15
Stanford scientists get a little closer to a medical tricorder
11.10.15

Stanford scientists get a little closer to a medical tricorder

Doctors will be able to tell what's wrong with you from across the room by 2030.

By D. Cooper,   11.10.15
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11.06.15
Studying jellyfish is the key to better underwater crafts
11.06.15

Studying jellyfish is the key to better underwater crafts

Biomimetics is the imitation of nature to solve complex human problems, so now that we understand how jellyfish swim, how can it be used to our advantage?

By C. Klimovski,   11.06.15
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10.09.15
Computer Science is the most popular major for women at Stanford
10.09.15

Computer Science is the most popular major for women at Stanford

Female students now constitute a solid 30 percent of Stanford's Computer Science majors

By A. Tarantola,   10.09.15
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