May 27, 2021
Join UC experts on Friday, June 4, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to noon, for a free symposium on wildfire research.
May 20, 2021
Scientists have discovered genetic data that will help food crops like tomatoes and rice survive longer, more intense periods of drought on our warming planet.
April 15, 2021
Researchers are racing to find ways to help California's iconic wine industry adapt to a changing climate, including drought and wildfire.
September 10, 2020
Alum Adam Lowdermilk was a successful musician, but the tragic 2018 Camp Fire prompted a leap into firefighting.
August 27, 2020
Extreme wildfires can fuel tornadoes, creating erratic and dangerous conditions for firefighters.
September 26, 2019
An analysis of this scope has never been done before in the state.
August 29, 2019
A device that cycles 24/7 to produce enough water from desert air to drink is close to hitting the market.
July 31, 2019
The effort aims to find solutions to root causes of poverty and food insecurity.
July 2, 2019
Nearly 80 percent loss at some elevations shows the devastating consequences of abnormally dry conditions.
June 14, 2018
Powered only by sunlight, a next-generation water harvester has pulled drinking water from thin, desert air.