April 4, 2019
Researchers have found an unprecedented fossil site that tells the story of Earth’s last mass extinction event.
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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.
March 14, 2019
Shocking stats about suicide by firearm (the most common method in the U.S.) move professors to action.
March 12, 2019
A first-of-its-kind study has uncovered dramatic racial differences in the brains of those with dementia.
March 6, 2019
Does treating your weekend like a vacation make you happier? A working paper says yes.