Last Build Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:37:39 +0000
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
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:24:39 +0000(image) The ruling says that the inventions claimed in the pending U.S. patent application filed by the Doudna/Charpentier research group and those filed by the Broad Institute are separately patentable, moving the Doudna/Charpentier group’s application closer to issuance as a U.S. patent.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:00:28 +0000(image) Volunteers needed to scan images of the sky to look for moving specks of light that could be a new planet or brown dwarf
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 20:28:15 +0000(image) Writers, lawyers and policymakers as well as biologists and paleobiologists urge a focus on saving resilient ecosystems as well as species
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 23:50:58 +0000(image) Berkeley is leading a global project that will use big data to simulate and track infectious diseases around the world.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 17:00:50 +0000(image) More than 2,300 faculty from all disciplines urge action on climate change
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 20:58:01 +0000(image)
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 20:12:13 +0000(image) Bakar Fellow Jeffrey Long, professor of chemistry and of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has devised a new material that can capture and release CO2 at a lower temperature and in a much greater volume than present-day technologies
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:30:57 +0000(image) By repeatedly tweaking a group of ions, physicists make first example of a non-equilibrium material: a system that repeats in time, rather than space
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:58:48 +0000(image) Its research offers building operators, managers and designers new tools to enhance energy efficiency, environmental quality and livability for residents and workers — from the open-office plan and the cubicle to multifamily structures