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    UC Newsroom

    How UC Merced undergrads are solving real-life problems, from BART escalators to the disappearing monarch butterfly.


  • Take a tour of your thoughts with the 'Glass Brain'

    The Glass Brain is kind of like it sounds. It’s a colorful, 3-D window into all the mysterious activities that light up the brain.

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A synthetic implant that can produce energy-burning 'good' fat