Online education

Gidget the sea otter

Sea otters' low genetic diversity could spell trouble

The furry little creature isn't endangered, but a history of population declines can make extinction more of a risk.

UC Berkeley university library

Post-Elsevier breakup, new publishing agreement ‘a win for everyone’

The University of California has entered into an open access agreement with Cambridge University Press.

Rachelle Crosbie-Watson driving her Corvette

Curing a deadly childhood disease, sharing her love of science, and a sleek ’68 Corvette drive this biochemist

Mashable captures a day in the life of Duchenne muscular dystrophy researcher.

UC Ramanthan

New multicampus course gets students involved in practical climate change solutions

Students at six UC campuses can learn how to fight climate change from top experts across the UC system.

Internet of Things UC San Diego

Now you can 'Build Your Own Internet of Things'

Massively popular online course draws engineers, entrepreneurs and hobbyists worldwide.

“How to Sleep Better: And the Secret Power of Naps,” is a free, online course offered by Sara Mednick of UC Riverside.

How to sleep better

UC Riverside professor offers free course online to improve sleeping patterns.

UC Riverside cybersecurity

Study highlights major cybersecurity threat

Grad students demonstrate how Linux and Android systems can be compromised quickly, easily and from anywhere.

UC Santa Cruz virtual reality

Experiencing the 6-by-9 world of solitary confinement

The Guardian's virtual reality project with a UC Santa Cruz professor puts viewers inside a concrete cell.

UCSF health law

Innovative master's program to meld health and law launched

New UCSF-UC Hastings online degree helps graduates resolve policy dilemmas in the health care system.

UCLA Internet Research Incubator

Wanted: Students with a great research idea about the Internet

UCLA will provide $15,000 each to 12 undergraduates for a year in the interest of innovation.

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