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  • UC Merced: Feeding the campus and community

    UC Merced’s Food Pantry -- a collaboration between the campus, Merced County Food Bank and USDA -- provides food staples for qualified students, employees and community members in need of assistance.

  • Green Monster helps kids eat healthier

    UC Cooperative Extension nutrition educator Marc Sanchez, aka the 'Green Monster,' is helping elementary school kids overcome one of their perennial fears: eating their vegetables.

  • UC Davis student chefs compete

    UC Davis student chefs vie to put their dishes on the menu of UC Davis dining halls. It's among campus efforts to help students prepare to cook nutritious meals when they move out of residence halls.

  • Sugar hidden in plain sight

    UC Davis' Kimber Stanhope explains how the new Nutrition Facts label will reveal the amount of sugar that is added to our foods.

Science Today

  • Degrees of freedom

    What does it mean to be free? Why is freedom important? How does freedom in moral and political life relate to freedom in the physical world? Join six of UC San Diego's scholars as they explore the degrees of freedom.

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