June 3, 2021
Desalination can help meet growing water needs globally, but current techniques are limited. A new approach holds promise.
March 2, 2021
Register by March 12 to participate in the 2021 Universities Fighting World Hunger Virtual Summit to be held March 25-26, 2021.
February 4, 2021
The effects of unhealthy food followed young mice into adulthood.
January 28, 2021
Two UC-affiliated companies that focus on climate change solutions have won the 2021 UC Startup Innovation Challenge, while five others take home awards for social impact.
December 17, 2020
Scientists to take on the imposing threats of incurable fungus, root rot and salinity.
November 19, 2020
Impress your family from afar — and your friends on Instagram — with this holiday superfood.
August 5, 2020
UC Merced joins three other campuses to sustainably meet the challenge of boosting global food production by 70 percent by 2050.
Chinese fishing boats took half a billion dollars of illegal squid from North Korea. Scientists used satellites to catch them out
July 23, 2020
Satellite technology and machine learning are helping track down illegal and environmentally damaging ‘dark fleets’ of fishing boats.
July 9, 2020
A lot of people think you should be eating more insects.
July 8, 2020
The disease that has devastated crops in Florida and threatens California may finally be stoppable.