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Stanford Scientists Develop Fluctuating Brain Network to Help Us Handle Complex Tasks

Stanford Scientists Develop Fluctuating Brain Network to Help Us Handle Complex Tasks

It so happens to be the case that the human brain manages its handling of complex tasks in a pretty smooth manner....

Oct 3 2016, 5:40am CDT

Stanford's Brain Sensing Tech Allows Monkeys to Type at 12 Words Per Minute

Stanford's Brain Sensing Tech Allows Monkeys to Type at 12 Words Per Minute

Researchers have developed a new technology that can help read brain signals directly and may also aid people with movement d...

Sep 13 2016, 7:13am CDT

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

A small contraption that was invented at Stanford University makes water fit for drinking via sunlight in a jiffy....

Aug 18 2016, 5:17am CDT

Nike's Knight Donates $400m to Stanford's World's Largest Scholarship

Nike's Knight Donates $400m to Stanford's World's Largest Scholarship

Nike co-founder donates big to Stanford....

Feb 24 2016, 11:39am CST

Stanford Scientists Create New Battery that Won’t Overheat and Catch Fire

Stanford Scientists Create New Battery that Won’t Overheat and Catch Fire

New lithium-ion battery shuts down before overheating and restarts as soon as it cools....

Jan 12 2016, 12:06am CST

Stanford Built an Autonomous Electric DeLorean Called MARTY

Stanford Built an Autonomous Electric DeLorean Called MARTY

The electric vehicle built by the Ivy League engineers is capable of self-driving drifting....

Oct 24 2015, 6:20am CDT

Stanford's Francis Owusu Stuns with Unbelievable Catch

Stanford's Francis Owusu Stuns with Unbelievable Catch

Last night it was the game of Francis Owusu, number 6 of the Stanford football team....

Oct 16 2015, 5:40am CDT

Water Droplet Computer Developed by Stanford Engineers

Water Droplet Computer Developed by Stanford Engineers

A computer working on water droplets has been a decade in the making. Why do we want a water computer?...

Jun 10 2015, 12:55am CDT

Stanford's New Designer Carbon Boosts Battery Performance

Stanford's New Designer Carbon Boosts Battery Performance

New carbon material boots battery performance....

May 31 2015, 1:17am CDT

Stanford Develops Tiny Robot with Super Human Strength

Stanford Develops Tiny Robot with Super Human Strength

Tiny robots gain super strength by emulating animals....

Apr 27 2015, 9:16am CDT

Stanford develops Aluminum Battery that Charges in 60 Seconds

Stanford develops Aluminum Battery that Charges in 60 Seconds

Could this be the battery breakthrough that the world badly needs?...

Apr 7 2015, 1:25pm CDT

Why Is Machine Learning (CS 229) The Most Popular Course At Stanford?

Why Is Machine Learning (CS 229) The Most Popular Course At Stanford?

“New Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience,” reads a headline on the front page of The New York Times this morning. The...

Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST

Bionic Eye powered by the Sun invented by Stanford Scientists

Bionic Eye powered by the Sun invented by Stanford Scientists

This new retinal implant does not require batteries....

May 15 2012, 8:47am CDT

Knight Management Center is Stanford's new New Campus for 21st Century

Knight Management Center is Stanford's new New Campus for 21st Century

The Stanford Graduate School of Business formally broke ground on its new business school campus September 10th. The 360,000-s...

Sep 11 2008, 2:03am CDT

Google seeks Help of Stanford's Robot Car Stanley

Google seeks Help of Stanford's Robot Car Stanley

The Mercury News reports that Google has licensed the sensing technology that enabled Stanley, the Touareg R5 robot car, which...

May 21 2007, 11:00am CDT

Stanford Researcher says Ethanol Cars are a Health Hazard

Stanford Researcher says Ethanol Cars are a Health Hazard

A study by Mark Z. Jacobson, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Stanford University says that Ethano...

Apr 18 2007, 11:00am CDT

Stanford's Junior Robot Car

Stanford's Junior Robot Car

Stanford showed it's current state of their robot car for the DARPA Urban Challenge 2007 in Palo Alto, CA. Stanford's AI team...

Feb 18 2007, 5:00am CST

Stanford's Stickybot Climbs up Glass Windows

Stanford's Stickybot Climbs up Glass Windows

Mark Cutkosky and his team at the Stanford University in California developed a gecko robot that can climb up glass windows....

May 24 2006, 2:51am CDT

Official Result: Stanford's VW Touareg Stanley Wins DARPA Grand Challenge 2005

Official Result: Stanford's VW Touareg Stanley Wins DARPA Grand Challenge 2005

So I won my bet, Stanford's Volkswagen Touareg 'Stanley' is the winner of the DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 and takes home the $2...

Oct 10 2005, 1:11am EST