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The Ugly Truth About Scale. When our society is facing massive social and economic problems involving billions of people, why is so much funding, brainpower, and attention given to models that will clearly never scale to match the size of our problems?

a picture I took of the @Stanford oval while doing my occasional hardcore cycling workout! so beautiful :P

How Hiking Leads to Happiness

Whether it's hiking in the woods or camping under the stars, we've all experienced how time in the outdoors can clear your mind like no medication or even gym workout ever could. Recent research is now adding scientific weight to what nature writers like John Muir have known for centuries: According to a new study from Stanford University, walking in a natural environment for just 90 minutes can ward off negative thought cycles and reduce your risk for developing mental illness.

The Stanford University Medical Center has among the best IVF results in the US, with over 1000 cycles being done a year, with mostly on a mix of D3 and D5 transfers. Dr. Barry Behr, director of the said Laboratory, believes that giving the embryos the optimum culture environment is the key to a better IVF success rates.

June 19th, 1878, Eadweard Muybridge took a series of photos of a galloping horse at California Governor Leland Stanford's Palo Alto Stock Farm. The study became called Sallie Gardner at a Gallop or The Horse in Motion. It is one of the first pieces of photographic evidence that a horse has a moment of suspension in the gallop.

Running 101: How To Become A Runner It is necessary to exercise almost every day for optimal health, but it’s best for beginners not to run every day at first. Your legs need a good 48 hours between runs in those early days to fully repair themselves and grow stronger. Instead, alternate runs with non-impact alternatives such as cycling. Over a period of a few weeks, you can replace individual non-impact workouts with runs until you are running every day.

Frog Life Cycle {From Tadpole to Frog: a Non-Fiction Thematic Unit}

Frog Life Cycle {From Tadpole to Frog: a Non-Fiction Thematic Unit} - Jessica Ann Stanford - TeachersPayTeachers.com