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Existing power plants around the world will pump out more than 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide over their expected lifetimes, significantly adding...
Jonathan Feng was honored with a 2014 Guggenheim fellowship “on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise for future accomplishment.”
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Scientists from Japan, UC Irvine and elsewhere today confirmed they have documented muon neutrinos transforming into electron neutrinos. The...
It’s mid-June, and Howard Gillman is four days into his tenure as UC Irvine’s new provost and executive vice chancellor. The walls of his office on...
Vy Dong is a professor at the University of California at Irvine, US. Her group investigates better tools for organic synthesis, including new...
The view would be breathtaking from a planet in the dwarf galaxy, Segue 2, says UC Irvine researcher Evan Kirby. “You’d be looking down onto the...
The UC Irvine Cal Teach program has been awarded $3.5 million in endowment and grant funding to continue supporting math and science teacher...
UC Irvine ranked first among U.S. universities under 50 years old – and fifth worldwide – in a report released today by Times Higher Education. It’s...
A dim, lightweight galaxy on the outskirts of the Milky Way may be the smallest in the known universe, astronomers say.
UC Irvine scientists’ new breakthrough research to diagnose prostate cancer is on its way to clinical trials in humans. If all goes as planned, the...
In times of tight budgets, it’s natural for state legislators and taxpayers to ask why they should support expensive scientific research at a public...
Early Antarctic explorers used all sorts of colorful words for icebergs — “growlers,” “bergy bits” — as well as the geological term “calved” for when...