Stanford headlines for the week of August 23, 2006

Scientists observe dark matter in isolation for the first time

Drama brings philosophy to life in Humanities Lab summer research projects

Third-place Vegas poker finish nets physicist $4 million

Alexander George, 'giant' in international relations, dead at 86

Study shows ad circulurs do lure shoppers

Workshop brings tools of demography to other disciplines for problem solving

Law professor and copyright expert lets ideas percolate at Breakfast Briefing

Energy symposium to study methods of cutting greenhouse gas emissions

First direct observations of 'spinons' and 'holons' seen after 40-year hunt

Registration open for Continuing Studies' fall courses

It's time for Dean's Spirit

Did 'Fahrenheit 911' change any opinions?

New chair named to lead Department of Medicine

A boost to brain's anti-seizure defense

Straight from the horse's mouth: New elective wins kudos from med students

5 questions: Katzenstein on AIDS conference

Microbicides and circumcision: Conference highlights new preventive tools

A better way to allot anti-AIDS meds

Medical center people

Help Center founder Kaplan dies at 87

Quick study: Boning up on fat

Ph.D. Orals

Housing

Officials say high-quality health care options remain a priority

Stanford Stadium nearing its goal

Cardinal Chronicle