Stanford Professor of Physics, Bruce Macintosh and an international collaboration of researchers have recently discovered 51 Eridani b, a Jupiter-like planet and the first exoplanet discovered by a new instrument known as the Gemini Planet Imager (GPI).
The City of Palo Alto is working with Caltrain to install cameras and fencing along the tracks of the Palo Alto Caltrain station. This installment is part of the City’s suicide prevention efforts following four suicides between October and March, including those of local high school students.
An international team of researchers has found evidence that the GlaxoSmithKline Pandemrix flu vaccination – which was widely distributed during the 2009 swine flu pandemic – may have caused rare cases of narcolepsy.
The Women’s World Cup kicked off amidst one of the largest scandals in FIFA’s history. Yet while the event seemed to distance itself from the simmering scandal looming 4,000 miles away, the FIFA corruption investigation was undoubtedly intertwined with the proceedings of the recent World Cup. In spite of the corruption scandals revolving around FIFA…