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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000A new study co-authored by a UC Berkeley professor confirms that earthquakes in America’s oil country are being triggered by significant injections of wastewater below the surface of the Earth.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000A new dark matter detector, which will be at least 100 times more sensitive than its predecessor, has cleared another approval milestone and is on schedule to begin its deep-underground hunt for theoretical particles known as WIMPs in 2020
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000The center, which aims to tackle major scientific challenges by improving imaging technology, also includes scientists from UCLA and the University of Colorado Boulder
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:20:35 +0000Physicist Eric Betzig and biophysicist Na Ji will join the UC Berkeley faculty in the summer of 2017
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:23:10 +0000Acclaimed biologists, chemists will serve on the science initiative's advisory boards
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:00:09 +0000A new look 100 miles beneath a massive tectonic plate as it dives under North America has helped clarify the subduction process that generates earthquakes, volcanoes and the rise of the Cascade Range in the Pacific Northwest.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:00:15 +0000An unprecedented collaboration between the Bay Area's three premier research universities
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:00:28 +0000Physicist Richard Muller proposes that time is created as space is created in the expanding universe
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:00:58 +0000National Science Foundation awards UC Berkeley $9.5 million for experiment to explore ‘cosmic dawn’
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 22:59:24 +0000A new report from UC Berkeley’s Labor Center identifies ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while ensuring that California’s low-income and working class residents share the benefits of the state’s transition to a low-carbon economy and don't bear the brunt of its costs.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:00:34 +0000The 2016 Rupp Prize goes to Carme Pinós, whose designs run from furniture and cultural centers to schools, office towers, urban landscapes and public housing.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:45:31 +0000After 10 days at sea, the research vessel Oceanus is back in port and the team of Berkeley Lab and Berkeley scientists, plus students, isassessing the results of their mission: to fine-tune robotic floats capable of measuring carbon cycles in the ocean.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:35:01 +0000Berkeley researchers point to current climate changes as underscoring a need for adaptation now
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:30:17 +0000VeHICaL project aims to understand how humans and machines can collaborate safely and effectively
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 17:30:30 +0000A research team led by the University of California, Berkeley’s Center for the Built Environment (CBE) will develop ways to integrate commercially available “smart” ceiling fans and communicating thermostats, and to evaluate how they may
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:58:07 +0000
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:00:52 +0000The Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence, launched this week, will focus on making sure AI systems are beneficial to humans.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:27:45 +0000Former vice chancellor for equity and inclusion encouraged minorities to participate in science
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:15:18 +0000Scientists at the UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory lay out the science of yesterday's strong temblor, and its differences from the one that left L'Aquila in ruins seven years ago.
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 23:04:27 +0000Students get a hands-on education aboard the research vessel Oceanus — and lend their skills to the climate change mission