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artist's rendering of human embryo

Squishiness factor

Stanford bioengineers and physicians find squishiness of an hour-old fertilized egg can predict its viability.

Research vessel Oceanus

Oceanic mystery

Intense ocean turbulence discovered near sea floor in equatorial Pacific, Stanford scientists say.

Africa seen from space

Day and night

Stanford researchers use dark of night and machine learning to shed light on global poverty.

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Stanford soccer

Heading abroad

Six Stanford student-athletes and one incoming freshman were selected to the U.S. U-23, U-20 and U-18 national teams to compete in international tournaments in Europe.