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    Help keep the University of California affordable

    Today's students deserve the same great UC education as previous generations. Let's grow California together.

  • 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.

  • The Global Warming Facts You Need to Know

    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.

  • 'Fountain of youth' gene?

    UC Irvine

    Gene variant linked to active personality traits also may be key to human longevity.
  • Undergrad research takes spotlight

    UC Berkeley

    Young scientists make a rare trip to present their research at a major international biology conference.
  • Map shows how brain organizes what we see

    UC Berkeley

    How do we make sense of the thousands of images we see each day? The brain is wired to categorize it all, and a new interactive map lays it out.


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