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Stanford's postdoctoral scholar community at all-time high

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At the beginning of 2010, there were 1,754 postdoctoral scholars working in offices, laboratories, institutes and centers on campus, including Hedwich Kuipers. That's a record number — and larger than any single undergraduate class at Stanford.

Researching botanical medicines for safety and efficacy

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The latest issue of Gender News from the Clayman Institute for Gender Research includes an article on faculty research fellow and Stanford alumna Fredi Kronenberg's work in herbal medicine. She says the U.S. botanical medicine industry has a long way to go in terms of research and product quality control.

Research sheds light on high-temperature superconductors

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Superconductors, the materials that transport electricity without resistance or energy loss, appear to be more complex than previously thought, according to research in Nature Physics by Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Science scientists.

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  • Welcome the Cardinal home: They may not have won the national title, but what a season Coach Tara VanDerveer and the women's basketball team had! Welcome them home today at 1:30 p.m. at Maples Pavilion. Festivities will include highlight videos of the Cardinal's 2009-10 season, introduction of the team and comments by VanDerveer and players Jayne Appel, Rosalyn Gold-Onwude and Nnemkadi Ogwumike.
  • Cardinal Green: The spring issue of Cardinal Green is on the Sustainable Stanford website. Read about sustainability at Stanford.
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PATRICIA BURCHAT wins the 2010 Judith Pool Award for mentoring young women in science...

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