Berkeley in the News Archive

Previous issues of Berkeley in the News are archived below. Past issues include summaries of the stories from that day as well as links to each story and source publication.

Friday, September 23, 2016
Professor Morello-Frosch on California's cap-and-trade program, The sinking Millenium Tower, Journalism student Daphne Matziaraki wins Student Academy Award
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Head Start benefits far outweigh cost, Professors Bartlett and McCrary investigate stale prices in equity markets, Gentrification as an unintended side effect of Metro expansion
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
New project with smart ceiling fans aims for energy efficiency and comfort, Risk of death for whites and blacks rises in blatantly racist communities, League of Conservation Voters uses Berkeley study for campaign design
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Cal to introduce new Management, Entrepreneurship and Technology program, Sen. Boxer donates congressional papers to the Bancroft Library, Housing costs a key concern for Berkeley students
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence announced, Craigslist analysis charts new view of the housing market, Berkeley opens first Kosher-certified dining station in UC system
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
New center for robotic design launched, Alum Sheyna Gifford's year on a Mars trip simulation, UC President Napolitano on the state of the system
Monday, August 29, 2016
Koret Visitor Center set to open Thursday, Water pours into new pool at Legends Aquatic Center, Bowles Hall reopens as residential college, Proposed Global Campus tabled
Thursday, August 25, 2016
How UC Berkeley helped create the National Park Service 100 years ago, Climate study narrows list of potential host cities for the Summer Olympics, Andronico's challenge benefits student pantry
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Seven Berkeley affiliates honored in MIT Technology Review's young innovators list, Soda tax hits its mark, Bowles Hall reopens, Bears trek to Australia for unusual season kick-off
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Professor Vetter on the nuclear risk of the sunken USS Independence, Alumni develop Wildfire public-safety app, Why satisficers are happier than maximizers
Monday, August 22, 2016
Professor Kirp on college freshmen and the fear of failure, Tracking poverty with satellite images and algorithms
Thursday, August 18, 2016
New breakthrough with gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9, Professor Jacobs investigates scent navigation of disparate species, The latest on income inequality -- and why it's important
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Chancellor Dirks resigns, "Wage penalty" for public school teachers is higher than ever, IGS poll finds Californian voters favor tax hikes on tobacco and top earners
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Climate change and the Summer Olympics, Professor Yoo on Donald Trump, Professor Borenstein on state panel investigating high gas prices
Monday, August 15, 2016
Berkeley ranked third-best university in the world, Future Summer Olympics threatened by climate change, More gold for Cal swimmers
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Engaging students with interactivity at the business school, Professor Levine on Clinton's speech in Detroit, More victories for Cal swimmers in Rio
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Cal among the starring universities at the Rio Olympics, Sojourner Truth's photographic shadow at BAMPFA, Haas's experiential learning requirement a growing trend
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Firefighting chemicals contaminating drinking water, Campus to host Times Higher Education World Academic Summit 2016, Professor Gopnik on raising children more like gardeners than carpenters
Monday, August 8, 2016
New Black resource center planned, Reference pricing proves successful, Burning fat with copper, Cal Olympians
Friday, August 5, 2016
How sunflowers turn their heads to follow the sun, The costs of replacing nuclear energy, Professors Riley and Reingold on Zika cases in the U.S.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Brain networks operate differently in older people, More affluent homes have more diverse insect inhabitants, Professors Lakoff and Reich on Hillary Clinton challenges
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Neural Dust and the possibility of "electroceuticals," New program merges engineering and business, Professor Rose calls hosting the Olympics a "terrible idea"
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Money Magazine ranks Berkeley 2nd among public colleges and 5th overall, RAEL to partner with GRID Alternatives, Lab-on-a-chip designed for Saturn moon Enceladus
Monday, August 1, 2016
Study finds no evidence of high-speed trading threat, Students not bailing from study abroad programs following terror attacks, Professors weigh in on the election
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Promising new drug strategy for cancer treatment, A call for increased funding of sustainable agriculture research
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
$6 million grant to advance childhood leukemia research, Changing mating behavior among frogs attributed to sexual competition, Making a case for granny units
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
SMASH camp draws underrepresented students to STEM fields, Cybear summer program teaches cybersecurity, Notes from the Democratic National Convention
Monday, July 25, 2016
Professor Stephens on better fire-management strategies, Professor Davis on the environmental impact of air conditioning, Legislature aims to help hungry and homeless students
Friday, July 22, 2016
Bacteria in our microbiomes evolved with us, Student Claire Chiara profiled as California's youngest Republican delegate, Professor Akerlof's revolutionary idea
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Dark matter evades detection in LUX experiment, Professor Moretti on California manufacturing, Nicolas Leslie's parents speak about the tragedy in Nice, France
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Nicolas Leslie mourned at campus vigil, How Zika enters the womb, Healing tears in the amniotic sac with glue inspired by mussels
Monday, July 18, 2016
Student Nicolas Leslie died in terrorist attack in Nice, mental and physical exercise improve brain function, Slow quakes linked to larger ones
Friday, July 15, 2016
Three students hurt and one missing in Nice attack, Professor Reich on the real reasons for political conventions, Professor Searle's TED Talk on consciousness
Thursday, July 14, 2016
The promise of computer modeling in disaster mitigation, Mixed sustainability outlook for 3-D printing, Sarah Swanbeck on millennial gloom
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Renewable energy programs boost blue-collar jobs in California, Research has long confirmed racial bias in policing, Sketch from the Bancroft Library solves van Gogh mystery
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Black Student Union holds vigil at Sproul Plaza, Learning the truth about van Gogh's ear at the Bancroft Library, Professor Saez's new analysis of wages and the economic divide
Monday, July 11, 2016
Chancellor Dirks calls for new models in public higher education, New supercomputer simulation depicts star formation, Report confirms racial bias in policing
Friday, July 8, 2016
Asa Bradman discusses chemicals in household items, Mudskippers help biologists study first land animals, Alexa Koenig discusses political crimes against humanity, Alison Gopnik reflects on parenting issues, Paul Pierson talks about the US' prosperity, John Yoo discusses Hillary Clinton email scandal, Jennifer Doudna to speak on CRISPR.
Thursday, July 7, 2016
UC Berkeley admits an additional 1,000 freshmen, RoboGlove used to ease and help workers, Cephalopods are colorblind but can also interpret color, Humans and climate change are equally to blame for US wildfires, Shannon Curry and her NASA team are observing Mars' atmosphere, Bike sharers are twice as safe as normal cyclists, Intelligible noises can hack into smart phones and tablets, UC Berkeley's botanical garden open to public.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Steven Boggs leads research team on balloon mission, Headband could read your thoughts, Tarishi Jain vigil held in Sproul Plaza, John Heilborn talks about Galileo Galilei and Juno, Leslea Hlusko co-authors evolution study, Jovan Scott Lewis describes "sufferation", Robert Reich says Donald Trump is a con man.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Senior Tarishi Jain was a victim of a militant attack in Bangladesh, Ricardo Huerta Nino discusses "tiny houses", Student Miranda Hernandez visits Cuba, Steve Tadelis studies online advertising, Jack Citrin reflects on Brexit.
Friday, July 1, 2016
Physics student to swim in summer Olympics, Mars' atmosphere burned away billions of years ago, Motorcyclists who ride between lanes experience same number of accidents as ones who don't, US income gap widened from 2015-16, Tourism in Mexico is increasing and good for its economy, Leanne ten Brinke discusses what makes a politician succeed, Self-compassion is key to overcoming regret.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Oakland's coal ban is positive for environment, CA wildfires raise awareness says Keith Gilless, There are two types of patriotism: inclusive and exclusive, CA approves funding for early earthquake warning system ShakeAlert, Bharati Mukherjee honored as an upstanding immigrant, The secret to romance is expressing gratitude.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Enrico Moretti says the housing marketing has a negative effect on country's GDP, Randy Schekman signs letter to Greenpeace about GMOs, CA wildfires on the rise during drought, Sylvia Allegretto says advises government to continue minimum wage debate, Adults need to get vaccinated, CRISPR can edit human DNA, Kids need to play in order to develop healthy.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
War may have positive impact on people, CA slowly recuperating after recession, CA will spend $2B on homelessness, Thomas E. Mann says White House sit-in for gun control is positive, Tania Lombrozo says to vote for "best illusion of the year", Oliver P. John doesn't recommend you compare yourself to others, Six graduates will showcase their art.
Monday, June 27, 2016
Joe McBride says Sutro Forest is nothing to worry about, Daniel M. Kammen supports Telsa and SolarCity merger, Mark Danner says the war on terror will not end, Nathan Pippenger disapproves of Trump's election, Environmental regulations will cost CA more than expected.
Friday, June 24, 2016
Jennifer Doudna leads CRISPR research into DNA editing, Mike Wong finds vortex in Neptune atmosphere, San Francisco's office rental prices decrease, Robert Reich shares his opinion about Hilary Clinton's campaign trail, UC Berkeley wins top spot as best school in US to offer computer science degree.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Spousal agruments lead to health risks, Organic farming is as good, or better, than conventional farming, New nutrition label on food will display added sugar, UC Berkeley teamed with Google to research artificial intelligence risks, Miranda Dietz says California could have benefited from Obama's proposed immigration programs, Czeslaw Milosz and his contributions to poetry, politics and literature profiled in this opinion piece.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Mosquito saliva spreads Zika and dengue virus, Tania Lombrozo compares past and current technology, LGBT community should attack hate during times of tragedy, Biologist Adam Arkin is skeptical about new E. Coli studies, Law professor Ian Haney Lopez discusses codded language in politics, Dacher Keltner explains the paradox of power.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Simulations of black holes show gaseous jets, Mark Danner audio discussion on US involvement in current war, Climate change and humans wiped off large animals during last ice age, Enrico Moretti says blue-collar jobs are decreasing, Juliana Schroeder recommend conversing with strangers during commute, County health departments experience high return on investment.
Monday, June 20, 2016
Researchers develop "smart threads" for clothing, "Tipping Point For Planet Earth" book written by Anthony Barnosky review, The summer solstice affects people's health and wellness, Trump better at business than at politics, Emmanuel Zaez says the top 1% has recovered from the recession a lot stronger than the bottom 99%.
Friday, June 17, 2016
Koret Foundation grants $50 million to California colleges, Aaron Pomerantz discovers butterflies steal ant's food, Arguments within romantic couples can strengthen relationship, Barry Krisberg says California's prison population is increasing, Khairuldeen Al Makhzoomi reflects on Libya's ISIS conflict.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Paula Fess discusses parenting through America's history to present, Student professor evaluations aren't as accurate as others believe, Parker Fagrelius and her team are testing a ten-robot astronomy system, Our brains could be influenced to make healthier, better decisions, Craig Anderson is studying awe by white-water rafting with war veterans and students.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niņo's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Friday, September 23, 2016
Professor Morello-Frosch on California's cap-and-trade program, The sinking Millenium Tower, Journalism student Daphne Matziaraki wins Student Academy Award
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Head Start benefits far outweigh cost, Professors Bartlett and McCrary investigate stale prices in equity markets, Gentrification as an unintended side effect of Metro expansion
Wednesday, September 7, 2016
New project with smart ceiling fans aims for energy efficiency and comfort, Risk of death for whites and blacks rises in blatantly racist communities, League of Conservation Voters uses Berkeley study for campaign design
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Cal to introduce new Management, Entrepreneurship and Technology program, Sen. Boxer donates congressional papers to the Bancroft Library, Housing costs a key concern for Berkeley students
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence announced, Craigslist analysis charts new view of the housing market, Berkeley opens first Kosher-certified dining station in UC system
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
New center for robotic design launched, Alum Sheyna Gifford's year on a Mars trip simulation, UC President Napolitano on the state of the system
Monday, August 29, 2016
Koret Visitor Center set to open Thursday, Water pours into new pool at Legends Aquatic Center, Bowles Hall reopens as residential college, Proposed Global Campus tabled
Thursday, August 29, 2016
How UC Berkeley helped create the National Park Service 100 years ago, Climate study narrows list of potential host cities for the Summer Olympics, Andronico's challenge benefits student pantry
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Seven Berkeley affiliates honored in MIT Technology Review's young innovators list, Soda tax hits its mark, Bowles Hall reopens, Bears trek to Australia for unusual season kick-off
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Professor Vetter on the nuclear risk of the sunken USS Independence, Alumni develop Wildfire public-safety app, Why satisficers are happier than maximizers
Monday, August 22, 2016
Professor Kirp on college freshmen and the fear of failure, Tracking poverty with satellite images and algorithms
Thursday, August 18, 2016
New breakthrough with gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9, Professor Jacobs investigates scent navigation of disparate species, The latest on income inequality -- and why it's important
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Chancellor Dirks resigns, "Wage penalty" for public school teachers is higher than ever, IGS poll finds Californian voters favor tax hikes on tobacco and top earners
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Climate change and the Summer Olympics, Professor Yoo on Donald Trump, Professor Borenstein on state panel investigating high gas prices
Monday, August 15, 2016
Berkeley ranked third-best university in the world, Future Summer Olympics threatened by climate change, More gold for Cal swimmers
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Engaging students with interactivity at the business school, Professor Levine on Clinton's speech in Detroit, More victories for Cal swimmers in Rio
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Cal among the starring universities at the Rio Olympics, Sojourner Truth's photographic shadow at BAMPFA, Haas's experiential learning requirement a growing trend
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Firefighting chemicals contaminating drinking water, Campus to host Times Higher Education World Academic Summit 2016, Professor Gopnik on raising children more like gardeners than carpenters
Monday, August 8, 2016
New Black resource center planned, Reference pricing proves successful, Burning fat with copper, Cal Olympians
Friday, August 5, 2016
How sunflowers turn their heads to follow the sun, The costs of replacing nuclear energy, Professors Riley and Reingold on Zika cases in the U.S.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Brain networks operate differently in older people, More affluent homes have more diverse insect inhabitants, Professors Lakoff and Reich on Hillary Clinton challenges
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Neural Dust and the possibility of "electroceuticals," New program merges engineering and business, Professor Rose calls hosting the Olympics a "terrible idea"
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Money Magazine ranks Berkeley 2nd among public colleges and 5th overall, RAEL to partner with GRID Alternatives, Lab-on-a-chip designed for Saturn moon Enceladus
Monday, August 1, 2016
Study finds no evidence of high-speed trading threat, Students not bailing from study abroad programs following terror attacks, Professors weigh in on the election
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Promising new drug strategy for cancer treatment, A call for increased funding of sustainable agriculture research
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
$6 million grant to advance childhood leukemia research, Changing mating behavior among frogs attributed to sexual competition, Making a case for granny units
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
SMASH camp draws underrepresented students to STEM fields, Cybear summer program teaches cybersecurity, Notes from the Democratic National Convention
Monday, July 25, 2016
Professor Stephens on better fire-management strategies, Professor Davis on the environmental impact of air conditioning, Legislature aims to help hungry and homeless students
Friday, July 22, 2016
Bacteria in our microbiomes evolved with us, Student Claire Chiara profiled as California's youngest Republican delegate, Professor Akerlof's revolutionary idea
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Dark matter evades detection in LUX experiment, Professor Moretti on California manufacturing, Nicolas Leslie's parents speak about the tragedy in Nice, France
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Nicolas Leslie mourned at campus vigil, How Zika enters the womb, Healing tears in the amniotic sac with glue inspired by mussels
Monday, July 18, 2016
Student Nicolas Leslie died in terrorist attack in Nice, mental and physical exercise improve brain function, Slow quakes linked to larger ones
Friday, July 15, 2016
Three students hurt and one missing in Nice attack, Professor Reich on the real reasons for political conventions, Professor Searle's TED Talk on consciousness
Thursday, July 14, 2016
The promise of computer modeling in disaster mitigation, Mixed sustainability outlook for 3-D printing, Sarah Swanbeck on millennial gloom
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Renewable energy programs boost blue-collar jobs in California, Research has long confirmed racial bias in policing, Sketch from the Bancroft Library solves van Gogh mystery
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Black Student Union holds vigil at Sproul Plaza, Learning the truth about van Gogh's ear at the Bancroft Library, Professor Saez's new analysis of wages and the economic divide
Monday, July 11, 2016
Chancellor Dirks calls for new models in public higher education, New supercomputer simulation depicts star formation, Report confirms racial bias in policing
Friday, July 8, 2016
Asa Bradman discusses chemicals in household items, Mudskippers help biologists study first land animals, Alexa Koenig discusses political crimes against humanity, Alison Gopnik reflects on parenting issues, Paul Pierson talks about the US' prosperity, John Yoo discusses Hillary Clinton email scandal, Jennifer Doudna to speak on CRISPR.
Thursday, July 7, 2016
UC Berkeley admits an additional 1,000 freshmen, RoboGlove used to ease and help workers, Cephalopods are colorblind but can also interpret color, Humans and climate change are equally to blame for US wildfires, Shannon Curry and her NASA team are observing Mars' atmosphere, Bike sharers are twice as safe as normal cyclists, Intelligible noises can hack into smart phones and tablets, UC Berkeley's botanical garden open to public.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Steven Boggs leads research team on balloon mission, Headband could read your thoughts, Tarishi Jain vigil held in Sproul Plaza, John Heilborn talks about Galileo Galilei and Juno, Leslea Hlusko co-authors evolution study, Jovan Scott Lewis describes "sufferation", Robert Reich says Donald Trump is a con man.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Senior Tarishi Jain was a victim of a militant attack in Bangladesh, Ricardo Huerta Nino discusses "tiny houses", Student Miranda Hernandez visits Cuba, Steve Tadelis studies online advertising, Jack Citrin reflects on Brexit.
Friday, July 1, 2016
Physics student to swim in summer Olympics, Mars' atmosphere burned away billions of years ago, Motorcyclists who ride between lanes experience same number of accidents as ones who don't, US income gap widened from 2015-16, Tourism in Mexico is increasing and good for its economy, Leanne ten Brinke discusses what makes a politician succeed, Self-compassion is key to overcoming regret.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Oakland's coal ban is positive for environment, CA wildfires raise awareness says Keith Gilless, There are two types of patriotism: inclusive and exclusive, CA approves funding for early earthquake warning system ShakeAlert, Bharati Mukherjee honored as an upstanding immigrant, The secret to romance is expressing gratitude.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Enrico Moretti says the housing marketing has a negative effect on country's GDP, Randy Schekman signs letter to Greenpeace about GMOs, CA wildfires on the rise during drought, Sylvia Allegretto says advises government to continue minimum wage debate, Adults need to get vaccinated, CRISPR can edit human DNA, Kids need to play in order to develop healthy.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
War may have positive impact on people, CA slowly recuperating after recession, CA will spend $2B on homelessness, Thomas E. Mann says White House sit-in for gun control is positive, Tania Lombrozo says to vote for "best illusion of the year", Oliver P. John doesn't recommend you compare yourself to others, Six graduates will showcase their art.
Monday, June 27, 2016
Joe McBride says Sutro Forest is nothing to worry about, Daniel M. Kammen supports Telsa and SolarCity merger, Mark Danner says the war on terror will not end, Nathan Pippenger disapproves of Trump's election, Environmental regulations will cost CA more than expected.
Friday, June 24, 2016
Jennifer Doudna leads CRISPR research into DNA editing, Mike Wong finds vortex in Neptune atmosphere, San Francisco's office rental prices decrease, Robert Reich shares his opinion about Hilary Clinton's campaign trail, UC Berkeley wins top spot as best school in US to offer computer science degree.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Spousal agruments lead to health risks, Organic farming is as good, or better, than conventional farming, New nutrition label on food will display added sugar, UC Berkeley teamed with Google to research artificial intelligence risks, Miranda Dietz says California could have benefited from Obama's proposed immigration programs, Czeslaw Milosz and his contributions to poetry, politics and literature profiled in this opinion piece.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Mosquito saliva spreads Zika and dengue virus, Tania Lombrozo compares past and current technology, LGBT community should attack hate during times of tragedy, Biologist Adam Arkin is skeptical about new E. Coli studies, Law professor Ian Haney Lopez discusses codded language in politics, Dacher Keltner explains the paradox of power.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Simulations of black holes show gaseous jets, Mark Danner audio discussion on US involvement in current war, Climate change and humans wiped off large animals during last ice age, Enrico Moretti says blue-collar jobs are decreasing, Juliana Schroeder recommend conversing with strangers during commute, County health departments experience high return on investment.
Monday, June 20, 2016
Researchers develop "smart threads" for clothing, "Tipping Point For Planet Earth" book written by Anthony Barnosky review, The summer solstice affects people's health and wellness, Trump better at business than at politics, Emmanuel Zaez says the top 1% has recovered from the recession a lot stronger than the bottom 99%.
Friday, June 17, 2016
Koret Foundation grants $50 million to California colleges, Aaron Pomerantz discovers butterflies steal ant's food, Arguments within romantic couples can strengthen relationship, Barry Krisberg says California's prison population is increasing, Khairuldeen Al Makhzoomi reflects on Libya's ISIS conflict.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Paula Fess discusses parenting through America's history to present, Student professor evaluations aren't as accurate as others believe, Parker Fagrelius and her team are testing a ten-robot astronomy system, Our brains could be influenced to make healthier, better decisions, Craig Anderson is studying awe by white-water rafting with war veterans and students.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niņo's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, August 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Monday, September 23, 2013
A cross-generational study of pesticides, Professor Fletcher on the good side of frequent cellphone upgrades, Stadium's press box wins national award
Friday, September 20, 2013
Calcium could help acid-rain damaged forests recover, Four new legless lizard species identified, Crowdfunding for financial aid
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Promise for Education campaign launched to crowdfund financial aid, Parasite permanently alters host's brain
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Bacterial protein pump developed to boost biofuel production, Four new legless lizard species identified, A new system for fire management developed at Sagehen Creek Field Station
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Professor Yellen now frontrunner for Fed chair, Former professor, dean and provost Roderic Park dies, A $2.85 million grant for Jewish law institute
Monday, September 16, 2013
Emisssions monitoring to begin next year, Bill for early earthquake warning system awaits governor's signature, Professor Yellen's key rival for Fed chair drops out