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North Pacific white sharks follow a rigid migration route

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A study of white sharks in the northeastern Pacific Ocean involving Stanford researchers shows the sharks adhere to a rigid route of migration across the sea, returning to precisely the same spot along the California coast each time they come back.

Stanford's acclaimed artists discuss art and academia

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How do universities impact the work of artists? And how does creativity adapt to the rules of academia? Stanford is at the forefront of the higher education institutions bringing celebrated artists to teach. Find out what happens when artists become teachers.

Small diet changes can reap big results during the holidays

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There's a reason why losing weight remains one of the most popular New Year's resolutions: It starts right now with Halloween candy and snowballs with each holiday feast and party. Dietician Shauna Hyde and BeWell@Stanford offer faculty and staff some helpful hints.

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  • Self-service bike station: Check out the new self-service bicycle safety repair station at the intersection of Galvez Mall and Escondido in front of the Galvez module. It features free tools to enable bicyclists to make minor repairs and pump up their tires. You can learn more about the station and other news at the Parking & Transportation site.
  • Hang out with Rodin: Need a break? Try the docent-led tours of the Rodin sculptures every Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Cantor Arts Center.
  • Provost John Etchemendy's office hours: Listen in on Provost John Etchemendy's Open Office Hours on Facebook. He answers questions about sustainability efforts, efficiency and what makes a good professor.
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For the third year in a row, Stanford has won the title of the most physically active campus in the Pac-10 division. Read more!

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