• Kip Thorne presents annual Reines Lecture on March 6

    There are two types of waves that can propagate across the universe: electromagnetic waves and gravitational waves. Galileo initiated electromagnetic astronomy 400 years ago by pointing a telescope at the sky and discovering the moons of Jupiter. LIGO recently initiated gravitational astronomy by observing gravitational waves from colliding black holes. Thorne will describe this discovery, the 50 year effort that led to it, and the rich explorations that lie ahead. RSVP Here.

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  • UC Irvine astronomers make a hundred million discoveries — black holes

    Astronomers from UC Irvine have concluded that as many as 100 million black holes exist in our galaxy – a tally far more than previously believed and shocking even to the three researchers.

  • On the cutting edge of chemistry

    Grad student’s year away from UCI results in plutonium science breakthrough

  • UCI, JPL investigators find direct evidence of sea level ‘fingerprints’

    Indicators of global climate change are detected in tropical oceans

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Chemistry

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Earth System Science

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Mathematics

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Physics & Astronomy

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