Stanford headlines for March 2013

Playing to learn: Panelists at Stanford discussion say using games as an educational tool provides opportunities for deeper learning

Stanford humanities and science scholars join forces for groundbreaking research on Jewish genetics

Hand over your email inbox to boost productivity, Stanford team says

Stanford scientist uses Fukushima radiation to reveal swimming secrets of Pacific bluefin tuna

Stanford scholar looks to genes to make sense of the dollars you invest

Stanford 'Makers-in-Residence' program gives teens taste of real-world engineering

Stanford scientists calculate the carbon footprint of grid-scale battery technologies

Faculty Senate to hear reports on graduate education and on the Graduate School of Education

Timothy Snyder, author of Bloodlands, to speak at Stanford on March 13

Stanford's Chocolate Heads dance around the theme 'synesthesia'

Joseph Frank, Stanford's acclaimed Dostoevsky biographer, dies at 94

New online curriculum by Stanford's Clayman Institute for Gender Research gives business, enrichment tips

Stanford psychologists uncover brain-imaging inaccuracies

Stanford affirms commitment to funding current graduate students

Stanford economist learns lessons from yesterday's immigrants

Stanford scientist joins call for major brain research project

Stanford's GCEP will award $6.6 million for novel energy research

Stanford's Cantor Arts Center draws kids in with new family program

After another near miss, Stanford professor wants to find asteroids that threaten Earth

Stanford researcher maps out an alternative energy future for New York

Argo tore open a wound, says former hostage in Iran during visit to Stanford Law School

Under Stanford's transplant program, trees flourish in new homes

Stanford engineers develop high-resolution endoscope as thin as a human hair

An old, mysterious letter gets Stanford students off their computers and into archival research

It's time to take boredom seriously, says Stanford literary professor

Long-term evolution is 'surprisingly predictable,' Stanford experiment shows

Who wrote Shakespeare's plays? Stanford professor lets you decide

Stanford students present visions for the future of driving

Rachel Maddow urges students to master the art of argument in her first return to Stanford

From house calls to tax reform: SIEPR summit gathers leading economists at Stanford

Biodiversity does not reduce transmission of disease from animals to humans, Stanford researchers find

Battle of the 'bots – Stanford students' robots duel amid raucous cheers

Commuters discover serendipitous pleasures while reducing peak traffic at Stanford

Stanford Report's popularity increases over the past three years

Online's range getting wider and deeper as Stanford's course offerings take advantage of new technology

Q&A: Stanford Law Professor Jane Schacter on the Supreme Court same-sex marriage hearings

April 19 memorial service scheduled for Jon C. Sandelin

Stanford biologist gets a squid's eye view

Construction begins for Stanford's student-designed solar house

End-of-year Frost Music and Arts Festival features MGMT, Delorean and Kuroma

'Farm animals' are reminders of Stanford's historic legacy

Stanford faculty members share their online education experiences

New tools help smart low-income kids realize great college opportunities, Stanford researcher says

Applications for the Class of 2017 set record at Stanford