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UC rising stars make Forbes 30 Under 30 list

Forty with ties to the University of California recognized by the magazine as young leaders in their fields.

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UC creates five new inventions per day

In 2014, UC research led to 86 new startups and 1,769 new inventions — nearly five per day – amid a booming startup culture.

Citrus greening disease studied by UC Riverside

Uncoding a citrus tree killer

UC Riverside-led team awarded $4 million grant to fight disease using CRISPR technology developed at UC Berkeley.

UC San Diego 3-D liver printing

UC San Diego lab 3-D prints functioning liver tissue

New model derived from stem cells could make drug development faster and more cost-effective.

Pedestrian detection

New algorithm learns to 'watch where you're going'

UC San Diego engineers devise a pedestrian detection technology that could be used in self-driving cars.

Cockroach inspires robot that squeezes through cracks

UC Berkeley scientists study bugs' crawling secret to build a better search and rescue robot.

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UC Irvine students place fifth in Hyperloop competition

UCI's HyperXite and teams from UC Berkeley and UC Santa Barbara advance to the global contest's final stage.

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UC Berkeley exoskeleton helps the paralyzed to walk

Lighter, more agile suit the result of more than a decade of work by robotics lab.

UC Santa Barbara sandcastle worm

Cling-on warriors

UC Santa Barbara researchers are developing a new type of underwater adhesive inspired by sandcastle worms.


Fantasy to reality: UC students designing futuristic Hyperloop

Students systemwide lead the way to realizing Elon Musk's Hyperloop project.