Study results could mean good news for people with osteoporosis or those with traumatic bone injuries.
A new study finds the answer may lie with family income.
Warming waters and fishing pressure are driving nesting seabirds away from their ancestral breeding ground in the Gulf of California into northern harbors.
U.S. Supreme Court cites research by senior researcher.
A new class of immunotherapies is enlisting the body's own immune system to fight cancer.
UC Santa Cruz anthropology student traces java's route from Central America to California for senior thesis.
Framingham heart health study inspired efforts to track LGBTQ health trends.
In just 14 years, the percentage of obese Californians is up from one-fifth.
Discovery is among a few little-seen firefly species found in Southern California.
Study, co-authored by a UC Berkeley professor, suggests that smiling at or sharing a positive moment with someone of another race can have a big impact on others.
Another state budget, accompanied by an eight-month-long controversy over UC, demonstrated once again that we Californians don’t have a clue about what our public universities mean to the state.
Findings contradict prior research, public perception, and federal legislation and policies.
Irrigation, pest control and garbage take heavy toll on drought-stressed watershed areas.
Fire ecologist spells out what could be ahead for the Southland in this fourth year of severe drought. (Image courtesy of Cal Fire)
In 2000, two dogged researchers defied the odds to become the first in the world to assemble the DNA sequence of the human genome.
Similar trends have been found in other Mediterranean environments, such as those of southern Europe.
Berkeley, Davis and Irvine dominate top five schools awarding doctoral degrees to Latino students.
Young investigators must sideline science to compete for scarce funding.
New design, inspired by the way plants generate energy through photosynthesis, could be a game-changer in how solar cells are designed.
Our brains are wired to convert smells into spatial information, allowing us to navigate territory by following one's nose.