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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When Good Deeds Go Unpublished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

Large Scale Study Highlights Challenges Faced by Children with ASD in Early School Years


This research stems from one of the largest studies on young children with ASD as they transition into school. Lead researcher Jan Blacher is available for interviews about parent-student relationships, emotional and behavioral challenges, and...
13-Jan-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

A Wolverine Inspired Material


Scientists, including several from the University of California, Riverside, have developed a transparent, self-healing, highly stretchable conductive material that can be electrically activated to power artificial muscles and could be used to...
23-Dec-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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