Last Build Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:09:31 +0000
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:18:22 +0000(image) In his new book, the originator of the theory that a comet or asteroid killed off the dinosaurs discusses the origins of life itself
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:37:34 +0000(image) Gravitational lens reveals magnified Type Ia supernova from across the universe
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:24:02 +0000(image) Why are humans so bad at thinking about climate change? That provocative question opens the new series, Climate Lab, which looks at solutions to a daunting challenge
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000(image) The key component is an extremely porous material called a metal-organic framework that absorbs 20 percent of its weight in water from low-humidity air
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 21:51:56 +0000(image) Was it a comet or asteroid, volcanic eruptions, both or neither. Come find out.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:00:49 +0000(image) Climate tipping points inspired upbeat documentary about climate change and efforts to fight it
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000(image) California was the first to try ShakeAlert in 2016. Now Washington and Oregon will be able to test what will become a fully integrated West Coast early warning system.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:00:29 +0000(image) Sick people can also create health problems for the environment, as a new study of the fishing community around Kenya’s Lake Victoria shows
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:54:21 +0000(image)
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:00:08 +0000(image) Strategic siting of wind and solar farms can reduce need for fossil fuel and hydropower
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:53:26 +0000(image) New research shows that risk to visitors to the Rio Olympics were low, but people who live there bear the brunt of the mosquito-borne virus
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:30:18 +0000(image) Because of constantly shrinking land area, the older islands have been losing bird, insect and plant species for millions of years
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:58:14 +0000(image) UC Berkeley’s Energy Biosciences Institute and Shell have entered into a five-year research agreement to spend up to $25 million over five years on fundamental research in the areas of global energy transition and new energy technology.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:44:03 +0000(image) Berkeley joins six other California universities to treat and repair craniofacial disease and damage. The consortium has been awarded $12 million by the NIH, part of a larger $24 million effort to develop strategies for treating craniofacial defects, which affect millions of Americans.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 19:00:39 +0000(image) UC Berkeley professor Arthur Middleton teamed up with a photographer and an artist to follow — and film — elk herds as they migrate over steep mountain passes and ford treacherous river crossings in Yellowstone
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:00:34 +0000(image) Moore Foundation funding will boost study of epoch after first stars formed in the universe
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 22:51:36 +0000(image) The study, published in the journal Science, indicates that changes in precipitation patterns influence natural selection worldwide
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000(image) The study warns that preserving a small group of isolated animals is not sufficient to stop the negative effects of inbreeding
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:05:04 +0000(image) A new video from the California Academy of Sciences shows Berkeley scientists using time-lapse microscopy to show how butterfly wings develop their fragile structures and beautiful colors.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:00:10 +0000(image) Public asked to submit videos and photos to be stitched together to capture the rare full solar eclipse taking place on Aug. 21