UC San Diego mice study prozac depression

Better than Prozac?

A mouse study identifies a new method for treating depression.

UC Davis relationship research

What your exes have in common

Yes, you have a type. But where does it come from?

UC Riverside language learning

What does that sentence say?

Adult learners of a second language can process grammar much like a native, study shows.

nature videos stress UC Berkeley Dacher Keltner

Stressed out by the news? Nature videos will make you happier

Being out in the wild is good for you. Turns out, watching the wild is, too.

UC San Diego anorexia

UC San Diego scientists find potential genetic basis for anorexia

Cellular model composed of stem cells from teens with eating disorders reveals a novel gene.

UC Berkeley transgender Yoder

Trans and gender-fluid teens left with few ‘safe harbors’

New research finds they face up to three times more abuse at school and at home than their gender-conforming peers.

UC love on the brain

This is your brain on love

On Valentine's Day, we asked the experts how biology and psychology affect love, relationships and sex.

UC Merced baby surprise

Study: Infants recognize surprise in others before age 2

New research shows children's understanding begins in half the time previously thought.

pride UC Santa Barbara

Pride — virtue or vice?

Researchers explain why this emotion may have earned a bad rap.

UCLA alcoholism

Drug shows promise for treating alcoholism

An anti-inflammatory medication appears to reduce cravings and improve mood.

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