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So far, dark matter has evaded scientists’ best attempts to find it. Astronomers know the invisible stuff dominates our universe and tugs...
Thousands of scientists and engineers contributed to the discovery of the Higgs boson, two years ago, at the Large Hadron Collider, near Geneva....
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UC Irvine mathematician Qing Nie has been named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as an AAAS Fellow...
The UCI School of Physical Sciences is proud to welcome graduate students Joel Langford and Yuriy Slutskyy the first recipients of F. S. and Joan...
Behind every can of hair spray, oven cleaner, WD-40 and other aerosols du jour incorporated in our lives, lies a public seal of approval that...
Ranging from solar energy and climate simulation to laser electron acceleration and mathematical models, the new faculty members bring innovation and...
A new study has detected air pollutants, including carcinogens, in areas downwind of Canada's main fossil fuel hub in Alberta at levels rivaling...
Levels of contaminants higher than in some of the world’s most polluted cities have been found downwind of Canada’s largest oil, gas and tar sands...
What does mathematics have to do with a zombie apocalypse? I recently had to ask myself that question after being asked to be one of the instructors...
Cancer-causing pollution was detected at higher levels downwind of Canada's “Industrial Heartland,” where tar sands are processed, and people living...
James S. Famiglietti directs the UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling and is a professor of earth system science and civil and environmental engineering...
World Water Week (WWW) 2013 brought together a variety of water experts and professionals with a set of common goals: water sustainability, equity...