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University of California, Irvine researchers have invented a nanowire-based electrode that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times, moving us...
NASA has selected UCI astrophysicist Asantha Cooray as community chair of a study group to design and set requirements for a possible successor to...
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While the drought has gotten much attention as a cause of recent fires, a new study documents how the dry, fierce "devil winds" have been the real...
UCI physicists were honored with the announcement that the Super-Kamiokande (Super-K) experiment in Japan and the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO)...
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Professor Greg Weiss and his team received the 2015 Ig Nobel Prize in Chemistry last night during the 25th Ig Nobel Prize ceremony at Harvard...
Tucked in an unmarked industrial building in Foothill Ranch, the physicists at secretive nuclear fusion company Tri Alpha Energy believe they have...
NASA is undertaking an “intensive research effort” into the problem of rising seas brought on by global warming, the agency announced Wednesday. And...
Dark matter — the unseen 80 percent of the universe’s mass — doesn’t emit, absorb or reflect light. Astronomers know it exists only because it...
HONG KONG — Scientists may have been overestimating China’s emissions of carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas driving global warming, by more than...
As if on cue, the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is coming as weather forecasters reveal a tropical storm may become the first hurricane of...
As the ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, researchers from the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and NASA recently discovered...