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Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook drops back to pass against the Stanford Cardinal during the 100th Rose Bowl Game.(credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Michigan State Beats Stanford 24-20 In Rose Bowl

Connor Cook passed for a career-high 332 yards and hit Tony Lippett with a tiebreaking 25-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter, leading No. 4 Michigan State to a 24-20 victory over No. 5 Stanford on Wednesday night in the 100th Rose Bowl.

01/01/2014

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Researchers Work On Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine

The idea of a vaccine for type 1 diabetes certainly seems farfetched today but don’t count out the fact that in the future there may be such a vaccine.

07/05/2013

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Facial Blindness

Facial blindness has always been a mystery but Stanford researchers have isolated the problem to a part of the brain called the fusiform gyrus.

11/02/2012

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Studying Studies

Scientists looked at 3000 medical review articles and found only one out of ten studies actually showed a major treatment effect.

10/30/2012

(by KYW's Hadas Kuznits)

Play Works

A new rigorous study from Mathematica and Stanford University looked at outcomes when schools used Playworks, a national nonprofit currently providing healthy recess and safe playtime in 23 cities nationwide.

04/24/2012

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It’s Possible To Train Yourself To Be More Creative, Says One Philadelphia Author

A lot of us would like to be more creative in our daily lives, and a Philadelphia native says it’s less about waiting for inspiration than training yourself for the task.

04/22/2012

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Education Gap Between Rich And Poor

Citing research by Sean Reardon at Stanford University, an article in the New York Times reports that the achievement gap between rich and poor children is widening.

03/07/2012

Chronic Pain

Stanford Study: Women More Likely To Express Pain Than Men

According to researchers from Stanford University, women experience and express pain in far greater voices than men. They say that a woman is much more likely to say her pain is 10 on a scale of 10 than a man.

01/24/2012

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Women In The Economy

Women are graduating with advanced degrees in higher number but men still advance to higher positions in the workplace. Of Fortune 500 companies, there are only 11 female CEOs.

05/10/2011