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Article ID: 695062

UCI Expert Source - Amazon HQ2 Announcement

University of California, Irvine

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23-May-2018 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694889

Ancient Sequence Motif Leads Researchers to Discover Novel Mode of Neurotransmitter-Based Communication

University of California, Irvine

This is the first example of a novel mode of neurotransmitter-based communication and challenges current dogma about mechanisms of signaling in the brain. The findings uncover new pathways for developing therapies for disorders like epilepsy, anxiety and chronic pain.

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21-May-2018 4:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694652

C’Mon Get Happy: Upbeat Songs by Female Singers Dominate the Charts, UCI Study Finds

University of California, Irvine

Roll over, Beethoven. Elvis Presley too. Female singers with upbeat dance songs are far more likely to make the bestseller music charts, according to new findings by University of California, Irvine researchers. Yet the number of happy songs has declined in recent years, while more negative tunes are increasing.

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15-May-2018 7:05 PM EDT
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Pop Culture

Article ID: 693820

Stricter FAA Regulations on Pilots Linked to Higher Fares, Fewer Flights

University of California, Irvine

When federal legislators passed a bill in 2010 requiring longer rest periods and more flight training for commercial airline pilots, the goal was to improve passenger safety. But a University of California, Irvine study has found that the regulations had unintended consequences: higher fares and fewer choices for air travelers.

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1-May-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 693665

Scientists Project a Drier Amazon and Wetter Indonesia in the Future

University of California, Irvine

Climate models predict that an increase in greenhouse gases will dry out the Amazon rainforest in the future while causing wetter conditions in the woodlands of Africa and Indonesia. Researchers at the University of California, Irvine and other institutions have identified an unexpected but major factor in this worldwide precipitation shift: the direct response of the forests themselves to higher levels of carbon dioxide.

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27-Apr-2018 3:20 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693667

Second Annual UCI Giving Day More Than Doubles Last Year’s Total

University of California, Irvine

The University of California, Irvine’s second annual Giving Day on April 25 raised over $4 million – more than doubling last year’s $1.4 million. This year’s Giving Day also set new records for the number of gifts received, number of parent donors, number of donor-sponsored matches and challenges, and number of states represented in the donor pool.

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27-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Education

Article ID: 693604

Bleaching of Coral Reefs Reduced Where Daily Temperature Changes Are Large

University of California, Irvine

Coral reef bleaching is stark evidence of the damage being inflicted by global climate change on marine ecosystems, but a research team led by scientists at the University of California, Irvine has found some cause for hope. While many corals are dying, others are showing resilience to increased sea surface temperatures, pointing to possible clues to the survival and recovery of these vitally important aquatic habitats.

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26-Apr-2018 3:45 PM EDT
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UCI Receives $2.4 Million Gift From Estate of Former Faculty Member Christian Werner

University of California, Irvine

A $2.4 million gift from the estate of Christian Werner, professor emeritus of geography and former dean of the School of Social Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, will support graduate student research and scholarship in social sciences.

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25-Apr-2018 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693491

School of Social Ecology Receives $1 Million From Estate of Founding Faculty Member

University of California, Irvine

The University of California, Irvine School of Social Ecology has received $1 million from former faculty member Carol Kupers Whalen through her estate. The donation endows the Carol Kupers Whalen Fund, which supports undergraduate and graduate students and faculty research in perpetuity.

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25-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693288

UC’s National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement Selects Executive Director

University of California, Irvine

A civil rights advocate and scholar with more than a decade of experience advancing free speech as an attorney and instructor has been named the first executive director of the University of California’s National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement.

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23-Apr-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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