Elizabeth Villa UC San Diego

Women rising

Women scientists surpass men as leaders of the campus' biggest research grants.

Sharon Gray UC Davis

Late researcher Sharon Gray's wish fulfilled

Budding Ethiopian scientist Sara Gebremeskel interns at UC Davis, thanks to an outpouring of support for her late mentor.

UCLA Ian Grady

Veterans gain vital legal aid through new UCLA Law clinic

Students help veterans gain access to benefits and address criminal justice issues.

dance your Ph.D. UC

Dance your Ph.D.

Using aerial dance to explain her research, Nancy Scherich wins a Science magazine competition.

UC Merced biology

Is biology behind your political views?

How your body processes its fight or flight response may affect your opinion, a new study finds.

John Lithgow UC San Diego

John Lithgow: An actor’s lessons

The Emmy award-winner shares encouragement and experience with an MFA class.

UC Irvine crisis

Social media can increase stress during a crisis

Official use of social media can be effective. The unverified rumor mill? Much less so.

UC Santa Cruz neutron merger

A new era in astronomy: First observations of merging neutron stars

A UC Santa Cruz team provides the first-ever visual evidence of the source of gravitational waves.

UC Merced whale

Human speech, jazz and whale song

Three wildly different samples show how much forms of communication have in common.

UC San Diego flip flops

Could these flip-flops save the earth?

These $3, algae-based renewable sandals could become the planet's preferred shoe.

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