UC Irvine gun effort

Taking aim at gun violence

Law professor launches national effort to study firearm mayhem, police shootings and survivor trauma.

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The most viral UC research of 2016

UC research comprised 14 of the 100 journal articles that got the most media attention in 2016. Take a look at what got the world talking.

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Analyzing brain patterns may help neuroscientists reduce fear

UCLA-led research offers promise for treating anxiety, eating disorders.

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Science says the gift you should give is..

A professor finds out what kind of present will make the recipient feel more connected to you.

UC Riverside half full

Pessimists — You aren’t alone in feeling down

New study shows even optimists get the blues.

UC Riverside parenting style

How parenting tactics influence teens' problem behaviors

New study finds discrepancy between views of parenting style contributes to kids acting out.

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White wash: Biomedical research doesn't reflect diversity of American public

UCSF is working to ensure research is demographically sound.

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As smartphone use increases, so does lack of sleep

But you might get some relief if you put the phone down in time.

UC San Diego Facebook study

Facebook users live longer, study says

All that time spent on your favorite social network may be extending your life.

UC Davis social monkeys

Can being uncertain of your social rank be bad for your health?

New research suggests that not knowing where you stand takes a serious toll.