March 6, 2014
Crumbling asteroid has divided into as many as 10 pieces, the Hubble telescope has revealed; its breakup may be due to the effect of sunlight.
March 4, 2014
UCLA alumna has nailed the first big hurdle toward a one-way trip to Mars.
February 28, 2014
The latest in energy efficiency: a backpack-mounted system for quickly mapping energy use throughout a building and identifying ways to reduce it.
February 13, 2014
Funding reflects quality of research and enables scientists to continue pioneering efforts.
February 3, 2014
One day, you may fill up your tank with gasoline-like fuels made from cellulosic materials such as farm and forestry waste, using a new process invented by chemists at UC Davis.
January 29, 2014
Henry G. Molaison was possibly the most-studied patient of modern neuroscience.
January 8, 2014
The four galaxies are among the earliest and most distant ever discovered.
January 6, 2014
Pheromone draws pesky, invasive Argentine ants to insecticide, eliminating need for indiscriminate spraying that can harm the environment.
December 19, 2013
Population geneticists find more evidence of in- and interbreeding between Neanderthals, Denisovans, other human groups.
December 17, 2013
Professor confirms that Turkish mural is a representation of an eruption more than 8,000 years ago.