Caldroneflyer brings us an aerial look at one of the world's most famous universities. Stanford University is in Palo Alto, California, about 45 minutes south of San Francisco. It was founded in 1891 by railroad magnate Leland Stanford. While considerably younger than most of its East Coast competitors, it is nonetheless considered one of the top half-dozen research universities in the world. Watch the video to get bird's views of Hoover Tower, the Quad, and other sights on its 8k acre campus.