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  • Meet Wikipedia's resident paleoartist

    This Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory scientist moonlights as one of Wikipedia's most prolific illustrators.

  • It's not you. Bad doors are everywhere.

    Wondering why you never seem to open that door right? A UC San Diego professor finally explains.

  • 'Bending the curve' on climate change

    Renowned atmospheric scientist V. Ramanathan of UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography explains how the state of California and the UC system together can lead the charge through the Carbon Neutrality Initiative and ‘bend the curve’ in global warming.

  • A 'parking lot pitch' to the Pope

    Last year, UC San Diego’s V. ‘Ram’ Ramanathan had an audience with Pope Francis in the parking lot of the Vatican. Ramanathan, who serves on the prestigious Pontifical Academy of Sciences panel, delivered what he calls a ‘parking lot pitch’ to the leader of the Catholic Church. Here, Ramanathan describes this moment and how it may have influenced the Pope’s subsequent position on the matter. 

  • Reza Aslan

    Fear of Islam in America

    UC Riverside

    Reza Aslan challenges the stigmas and stereotypes affecting Muslims and non-Muslims alike.
  • UC scholars win Guggenheim fellowships

    UC Newsroom

    Thirteen fellows from seven campuses are among the newly named honorees for 2015.
  • Martin Casado

    The accidental entrepreneur

    Lawrence Livermore Lab

    Martin Casado goes from Lawrence Livermore Lab researcher to billionaire security software developer.


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