In the Media

Apr 8, 2024
An eclipse viewing event is happening April 8th at the UC Irvine School of Physical Sciences.
Mar 5, 2024
A physics and astronomy professor staked out in the dark at Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to capture the cosmos.
Feb 29, 2024
Scientists have proposed a new way to learn whether hypothetical particles called axions really exist—and whether axions make up most of the universe’s dark matter
Feb 29, 2024
The world likely notched its warmest February on record, as spring-like conditions caused flowers to bloom early from Japan to Mexico, left ski slopes bald of snow in Europe and pushed temperatures to 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 C) in Texas.
Feb 22, 2024
Biden hopes sustainable aviation fuel production could take flight soon
Feb 20, 2024
A University of California, Irvine professor is being tasked to help design the most powerful laser in the world. Franklin Dollar, a professor of physics & astronomy at UCI, is part of the effort to build the laser called the EP-OPAL (Optical Parametric Amplifier Lines).
Feb 5, 2024
A UC Irvine professor will help design the world’s most powerful laser.
Jan 28, 2024
James Bullock, Ph.D., dean of the School of Physical Sciences and professor of physics and astronomy, partnered with Discovery Cube, Southern California for their new Solar System Encounter + James Webb Space Telescope exhibit.
Jan 16, 2024
Can Submerging Seaweed Cool the Climate?
Jan 15, 2024
It’s time to pour a bucket of cold water on the innumerable theories, myths, and mysteries. Antarctica is not Atlantis.
Dec 21, 2023
Earth’s atmosphere can clean itself, major study finds
Dec 18, 2023
The agreement proclaims ‘the beginning of the end’ of the fossil fuel era