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Stanford to Colbert: Yes, you can climb like Spider-Man

When Stephen Colbert says science has ruined Spider-Man, a Stanford engineer makes a video showing off his gecko-inspired gloves that proves the late-night TV host wrong.

By January 28, 2016

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Step aside Ken Block, Stanford invents an autonomous electric drift car

Stanford University rolls out MARTY, a DeLorean-based electric car that's almost as futuristic as Doc Brown's -- it can drift without a driver.

By October 20, 2015

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A VR headset designed to alleviate wearer's motion sickness and fatigue (Tomorrow Daily 222)

Stanford University released a video about an interesting prototype device they're working on. It's a VR headset that utilizes two LCD screens to help the human eye perceive actual depth in images, as opposed to the single-screen headsets we've seen previously.

By August 6, 2015

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Stanford University lab creates fatigue-fighting VR headset (Tomorrow Daily 222)

Ashley and Khail explain how Stanford University's VR headset hopes to solve fatigue and motion sickness hurdles, discuss one man's journey to turn his broken leg into a futuristic cast and watch Disney Research blow their minds with new video algorithms.

By August 6, 2015

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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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Real-life horror fills 'The Stanford Prison Experiment' trailer

IFC Films releases a trailer for its thriller about the infamous 1971 psychological experiment that showed humans' susceptibility to carrying out and enduring punishment.

By June 16, 2015

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12 Super Bowl facts that'll make you sound less clueless on Sunday

Read these tips before heading to a Super Bowl party.

By February 2, 2016

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'Things are going too fast': Werner Herzog worries about the Internet in new film

"Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World" is a compelling new documentary, but is Herzog, who admits to being uncomfortable with cell phones, the right man to explore the Digital Age?

By February 2, 2016

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Carriers ruin Drake's 'Hotline Bling' in T-Mobile's Super Bowl ad

Technically Incorrect: For its Super Bowl push, the uncarrier shows how Drake's music can be unblinged by its rivals.

By February 2, 2016

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Alphabet? Google? Either way, it's ready to rumble

Google has always been light-years ahead of its time, thanks to its unconventional co-founders. They're shaking things up, again.

By January 29, 2016