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New Link Between Ocean Microbes and Atmosphere Uncovered


A factor that determines the properties of clouds that help moderate the planet’s temperature may be decided in the oceans.
18-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Cal-BRAIN Selects 16 California Research Projects for Seed Grants


California research grants program Cal-BRAIN has selected 16 projects to receive inaugural seed grants of $120,000 each. The projects seek to create new technologies for measuring brain activity in greater depth, breadth and detail than is currently...
28-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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Attorney E. Randol Schoenberg was able to accomplish what few thought was possible—He recovered Gustav Klimt’s famous “Golden Lady” painting, which was stolen by the Nazis in 1938. Schoenberg’s experiences are the subject of a newly...
20-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Evelyn and Ernest Rady Commit $100M to UC San Diego’s Rady School

With a $30 million lead gift in 2004, Evelyn and Ernest Rady and the Rady Family Foundation helped establish UC San Diego’s world-class, entrepreneurial business school—the Rady School of Management. They also contributed $5 million toward the...
7-Apr-2015 2:15 PM EDT

SDSC Helps Professionals ‘Connect the Dots’ in Graph Analytics

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) will begin addressing a rapidly emerging area of interest in data science by holding its first Graph Analytics “boot camp” on Thursday, April 23rd, at its location on the UC San Diego campus in La Jolla,...
2-Apr-2015 12:30 PM EDT

Antarctic Ice Shelves Rapidly Thinning


A new study led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego researchers has revealed that the thickness of Antarctica’s floating ice shelves has recently decreased by as much as 18 percent in certain areas over nearly two decades,...
26-Mar-2015 2:00 PM EDT

New Technique Improves Forecasts for Canada’s Prized Salmon Fishery


A powerful method for analyzing and predicting nature’s dynamic and interconnected systems is now providing new forecasting and management tools for Canada’s premier fishery.
2-Mar-2015 6:05 PM EST

Lake Tahoe Research Provides New Insights on Global Change


A Scripps Institution of Oceanography-led study on how natural and man-made sources of nitrogen are recycled through the Lake Tahoe ecosystem provides new information on how global change may affect the iconic blue lake.
25-Feb-2015 6:00 PM EST

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Founder of UC San Diego’s Dance Program Establishes $100,000 Endowment

Professor emerita Margaret C. Marshall, founder of the dance program at the University of California, San Diego, has established with her husband, Mark G. Marshall, a $100,000 endowment fund to continue the legacy of dance in the Division of Arts...
31-Oct-2013 3:10 PM EDT

University Experts Available to Discuss Charles Darwin and Evolution

The University of California, San Diego is hosting a series of events this spring to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin and to reflect on how his ideas continue to influence science. The University also has a list of...
30-Jan-2009 1:00 PM EST

One Year after California's Devastating 2007 Wildfires, Environmental and Health Effects of Smoke Better Understood


Description: Looking for an expert to talk on the upcoming anniversary of last October's wildfires? UC San Diego faculty are available to comment.
2-Oct-2008 3:00 PM EDT

Healthcare Systems Experts Discuss Campaign Issues

A nationally recognized healthcare policy expert at UC San Diego School of Medicine is available to discuss campaign issues related to healthcare plans/promises.
22-Aug-2008 1:00 PM EDT

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