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Friday, July 12, 2019

The origins of sleep

White zebrafish by Kazakov Maksim/Shutterstock

Researchers led by Philippe Mourrain have found that brain patterns in sleeping zebrafish are similar to those of land vertebrates, suggesting that such sleep signatures developed before aquatic and land animals diverged. Read more.

Health & Medicine

One step closer

The new Stanford Hospital, scheduled to open to patients in the fall, has received the go-ahead to occupy the hospital while finishing work continues.

Workers at the new hospital by Darius Riley


Women win Capital One Cup

The accolades continue to roll in for Cardinal athletics. The women have been awarded the Capital One Cup as the nation's top Division I program.

Cardinal holding NCAA trophy

The Dish

An interdisciplinary team of GRADUATE STUDENTS garnered the top prize at the Hacking4Defense competition with an app to improve military training.

Housing for Stanford community IIP Symposium


  • Parking impacts: On Monday, July 15, there will be parking and access impacts at the Knight Management Center Garage. The main entrance and exit on Knight Way, off of Campus Drive, will be closed from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. to allow for repairs to the building exterior. Learn more on the Stanford Transportation web pages.

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