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Cardinal women squeak past Xavier, head to Final Four

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Monday night's women's basketball match-up against Xavier was a nail-biter to the very end. In the last seconds of the game, with the score tied, Jeanette Pohlen made the winning shot as the final buzzer sounded. With their 55-53 win, the Cardinal make their third straight trip to the Final Four.

Physicists collaborate to quash electron clouds

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Researchers at SLAC and other labs are creating a sort of pest control for particle beams to squash the clouds of electrons that gather in accelerators and disrupt experiments. In order for future colliders to carry off experiments of unprecedented energy, the beams must be perfect and the pipes pristine.

Podcast: Author discusses Henrietta Lacks story

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Henrietta Lacks died of cervical cancer in 1951, but her endlessly dividing cancer cells live on. Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, talks with Paul Costello, executive director of the Medical School's Office of Communications and Public Affairs, about this extraordinary story.

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  • Football camp registration open: The Stanford football program has announced its summer camp dates. In addition to individual camp offerings for high school students, the program staff will host the annual High School Passing Tournament, Junior Cardinal Youth Camp and the High School Team Camp. For details, visit the registration website.
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