Can lasers make the internet faster?

Lasers could make the Internet faster – and cleaner

Tiny lasers could overcome the current speed limits on the Internet and lower the information revolution's carbon footprint, UC San Diego researchers say.

Poop to fuel

Will cars of the future run on poop?

How UCLA researchers are using protein waste, including manure, to make a new generation of renewable biofuels.

Wi-Fi scanning robots with x-ray vision

How Wi-Fi can give us X-ray vision

Can Wi-Fi signals be used to sense the environment around us, or even see through walls?

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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.

solar thermal technology

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.

UC Santa Cruz the Raven

UC Santa Cruz student entrepreneurs headed for major international trade show

Robotic camera developers will join the UC delegation to the world's biggest industrial fair, Hannover Messe.

UC Riverside polymer

Self-healing polymer could lead to artificial muscle

A UC Riverside professor studies a new material fit for superheroes.

UC Irvine battery

A battery you can charge hundreds of thousands of times

UC Irvine chemists create technology with potentially game-changing charging capacity.

UC Merced drone research

UC Merced becomes drone use policy hub

First UC Center of Excellence on campus will produce research for public health and precision-agriculture.

UC Irvine America's Greatest Makers

Student inventors debut research on new reality show

A UC Irvine duo advances toward a $1 million grand prize with their innovative blood pressure tracker.

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