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Research finds urban CO2 domes increase deaths

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In the first study ever done on the local health effects of the domes of carbon dioxide that develop above cities, Stanford researcher Mark Jacobson found that the domes increase local death rates. The results provide a scientific basis for regulating carbon dioxide emissions at the local level.

Stanford Cancer Center appoints new medical director

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Douglas Blayney has been appointed the Ann and John Doerr Medical Director of the Stanford Cancer Center. He is currently the medical director of the University of Michigan's Comprehensive Cancer Center and the president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is also a Stanford alumnus.

BeWell@Stanford: Retirement investing simplified

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Stocks, bonds, mutual funds, exchange traded funds. Do all the investment choices sometimes make your head spin? BeWell@Stanford talks to Lori Branley, director of retirement programs, about investment education, options and strategies.

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  • Meet a Stanford softball legend: Olympic gold medalist and four-time first team All-American Jessica Mendoza will sign autographs at the Stanford Louisville Slugger Classic on Saturday, March 20. Come to the Smith Family Stadium, watch the ninth-ranked Cardinal take on Princeton and Saint Mary's, and meet one of Stanford's all-time greats! Admission to softball games is free.
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JIFFY VERMYLEN is the new sustainability coordinator ... students report on their Green Fund sustainable projects ...

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