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Mar 9 2020 | Stanford New | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Our brains can predict the popularity of online videos, without us even knowing it. BY TAYLOR KUBOTA When Stanford University neuroscientist Brian Knutson tracked his smartphone usage, he was shocked to learn that he spent twice as much time on his phone as he had anticipated.
Feb 11 2020 | Stanford Magazine | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
A Stanford scholar helps the world analyze how children acquire language differently—and just how much they have in common. By Deni Ellis Béchard MARCH 2020
Jan 31 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
  Stanford psychologist Steven O. Roberts found that the characteristics U.S. Christians assign to God – e.g., male, female, black, white, old, young – are the same identities they attribute to a boss. BY MELISSA DE WITTE
Jan 22 2020 | National Academy of Sciences | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Join us in congratulating Michael C. Frank!  Michael C. Frank, Stanford University, will receive a 2020 Troland Research Award. A groundbreaking cognitive scientist, Frank has made vital contributions to our understanding of how children use social context to acquire language. His research employs...
Jan 13 2020 | The Washington Post | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
By Jamil Zaki  “Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” — Martin Luther King Jr., Ebenezer Baptist Church, Feb. 4, 1968