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Getting Therapeutic Sound Waves Through Thick Skulls


Ultrasound brain surgery has enormous potential for the treatment of neurological diseases and cancers, but getting sound waves through the skull and into the brain is no easy task. To address this problem, a team of researchers from the University...
2-Aug-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Infected Insects Cause a Stink


In a paper published today in Scientific Reports, a team led by Adler Dillman, assistant professor of parasitology in UCR’s College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, has shown how nematodes use smell to seek out uninfected insects, which they...
24-Jul-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Squeezing Every Drop of Fresh Water from Waste Brine


UCR research expands efforts to provide clean water for the world’s growing population
19-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Demand for Housing Fuels Major Jump in Inland Empire Building Activity


Impressive job growth, wage gains, and construction activity all show the region’s economy bucking a broader statewide slowdown.
19-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Making Batteries From Waste Glass Bottles

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside’s Bourns College of Engineering have used waste glass bottles and a low-cost chemical process to create nanosilicon anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries. The batteries will...
20-Apr-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

When Good Deeds Go Unpublished


Researchers at the University of California, Riverside and Indiana University have shown that women faculty members are doing more service work—primarily internal service—than their male colleagues, which may hinder their overall success in...
12-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tracing Aromatic Molecules in the Early Universe


A UC Riverside-led team of astronomers have taken us a step closer to better understand the formation and destruction mechanisms of dust molecules in the distant universe.
4-Apr-2017 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Memoir Illuminates Korean American Experience


When the Los Angeles Riots began April 29, 1992, 12-year-old Carol K. Park was working weekends in her mother’s gas station in Compton, a suburb of Los Angeles.Park recalls the “melting pot of violence and discrimination” she experienced in...
15-Feb-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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