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Aug 01, 2017
Stanford Classic: Maria Sharapova makes winning return to hard courts, battles into second roundMaria Sharapova made a battling return to US hard courts on Monday with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 victory over American Jennifer Brady in Stanford, California.
Jul 20, 2017
Stanford researchers develop a growing, soft robot that moves like a creeping plantThe new type of soft robot can potentially used for disaster response and medical purposes.
Jul 16, 2017
Iran's Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman mathematician to win coveted Fields Medal, dies at 40 of cancerIn 2014, Mirzakhani won the Fields Medal, the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for mathematics, which is awarded by the International Congress of Mathematicians.
Jul 16, 2017
Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman recipient of Nobel Prize in Mathematics dies at 40Mirzakhani is survived by her husband and their daughter.
Jul 12, 2017
Harvard to crowdsource Phase 1 of search on President Drew Faust's successorHarvard University has opened up its secretive process to choose its next leader. The world's most prestigious school for some has flagged off the first phase of this selection to crowdsourcing.
Jul 07, 2017
Stanford scientists develop algorithm to diagnose heart arrhythmias better than cardiologistsOne of the most important applications of the algorithm is in remote areas where people may not have access to cardiologists.
Jul 06, 2017
Researchers combine computing and data storage into a single 3D chipResearchers from MIT and Stanford crafted a dense 3D computer architecture with interleaving layers of logic and memory.
Jun 29, 2017
Stanford researchers develop gecko foot inspired robotic gripper to get rid of space debrisThe gripper's design was inspired by geckos, which can climb walls because their feet have microscopic flaps.
Jun 18, 2017
A new wireless charging device can charge electric cars and medical implants at close rangeThe scientists are now working on greatly increasing the amount of electricity that can be transferred, and tweaking the system to extend the transfer distance and improve efficiency.
Jun 15, 2017
Stanford Classic: Maria Sharapova gets wildcard entry,to play in the event for first time in six yearsSharapova, ranked 173rd in the world, made her tour return in April at Stuttgart, reaching the semi-finals.