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Minimum wage increases result in job loss, UCI-led study reaffirms

Minimum wage increases result in job loss, UCI-led study reaffirms

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 16, 2014 – No matter which way you slice it – or in this case, inflate it…
5 days ago
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Hazy road to Mecca

Hazy road to Mecca

Dangerously high levels of air pollutants are being released in Mecca during the hajj, the annual holy pilgrimage in which…
6 days ago
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Felipe Hernandez ’13 named Marshall Scholar, one of only 40 nationwide

Felipe Hernandez ’13 named Marshall Scholar, one of only 40 nationwide

Felipe Hernandez has become the first UC Irvine graduate in 18 years to win a Marshall Scholarship, which supports two…
1 week ago
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Multiple, short learning sessions strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome

Multiple, short learning sessions strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome

A learning technique that maximizes the brain’s ability to make and store memories may help overcome cognitive issues seen in…
1 week ago
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Small drains mean big problems at ‘baby beaches’

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 3, 2014 – High fecal counts frequently detected at so-called “baby beaches” may not be diaper-related. UC…
2 weeks ago
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James McGaugh receives Grawemeyer Award for Psychology

James McGaugh receives Grawemeyer Award for Psychology

UC Irvine neurobiologist James McGaugh, whose research has vastly contributed to our knowledge of the brain’s learning and memory abilities,…
2 weeks ago
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West Antarctic melt rate has tripled: UC Irvine-NASA

West Antarctic melt rate has tripled: UC Irvine-NASA

A comprehensive, 21-year analysis of the fastest-melting region of Antarctica has found that the melt rate of glaciers there has…
2 weeks ago
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Four from UCI named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellows

Four UC Irvine researchers in the areas of medicine, computer science, biological sciences and physics have been made fellows of…
3 weeks ago
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UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

Through an innovative new program developed at UC Irvine, the arts and the sciences – which often occupy opposite ends…
4 weeks ago
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UCI team develops test to rapidly diagnose bloodstream infection

UCI team develops test to rapidly diagnose bloodstream infection

A new bloodstream infection test created by UC Irvine researchers can speed up diagnosis times with unprecedented accuracy, allowing physicians…
1 month ago
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UC Irvine increasing on-site solar power production fourfold

UC Irvine increasing on-site solar power production fourfold

UC Irvine is quadrupling the amount of green power it generates on-site with the addition of solar photovoltaic canopies on…
1 month ago
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UCI historian publishes Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America

UCI historian publishes Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America

Before fast food and home delivery, there was chop suey and red leather booths. American Chinese food was a precursor…
1 month ago
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