In the News
April 19, 2018
How UC research sounded the alarm on the ozone layer.
April 10, 2018
How Ernest O. Lawrence looked inside the atom — and beyond.
The Sacramento Bee
March 29, 2018
UC Davis grad student Telha Rehman has carried his family's legacy into research that could change the world.
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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.
Can we use Wi-Fi to see through walls?
We use Wi-Fi to stay connected, but UC's Yasamin Mostofi shows that Wi-Fi can also be used to sense the world around us – even behind walls.
Climate change facts you need to know
Under current guidelines, the planet is on target to warm up by 2 degrees Celsius in 2050 and by 4 degrees in 2100, triggering serious large-scale problems by the end of the century. UC San Diego's climate scientist V. Ramanathan accurately predicted this trend back in 1980. He says that if we make an effort to adopt existing technology today, we might be able to change our course on climate.
January 4, 2012Leaping lizards have a message for robots: Get a tail!
December 23, 2011
Just as Time magazine named the Protester as its person of the year, so did unrest shape much of 2011 for the University of California.
Reverberations from January and February's anti-Mubarek protests in Egypt were felt halfway around the world, as UC took emergency measures to evacuate 30 students, faculty and staff enrolled in a study abroad program and taking part in an archaeological dig.
September 28, 2011A new study from the University of California, Berkeley, suggests that people who are easily embarrassed are also more trustworthy, and more generous.