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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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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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Existing power plants will spew 300 billion more tons of carbon dioxide during use

Existing power plants will spew 300 billion more tons of carbon dioxide during use

Existing power plants around the world will pump out more than 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide over their expected…
3 months ago
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UCI technology detects, monitors toxic algae bloom prompting 3-day ban on drinking tap water in Ohio

Technology developed at UCI was used to detect and monitor a toxic algae bloom in Lake Erie that prompted a…
3 months ago
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UC Irvine is No. 1 ‘Coolest School’ in nation

UC Irvine is No. 1 ‘Coolest School’ in nation

UC Irvine has placed first in Sierra magazine’s eighth annual ranking of the country’s “Coolest Schools,” marking the fifth consecutive…
4 months ago
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UCI, NASA experts predict quiet year for Amazon fires

Based on a variety of satellite data, UC Irvine and NASA researchers expect Amazon forests this year to see a…
4 months ago
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Rising waters

Rising waters

UCI students help coastal communities brace for climate change
6 months ago
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Greenland will be far greater contributor to sea rise than expected

Greenland will be far greater contributor to sea rise than expected

Greenland’s icy reaches are far more vulnerable to warm ocean waters from climate change than had been thought, according to…
7 months ago
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West Antarctic glacier loss appears unstoppable, UCI-NASA study finds

A rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in irreversible decline, with nothing to stop…
7 months ago
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UCI exceeds energy reduction goal of federal Better Buildings Challenge

UCI exceeds energy reduction goal of federal Better Buildings Challenge

The U.S. Department of Energy has recognized UC Irvine for surpassing its Better Buildings Challenge goal of improving campus energy…
7 months ago
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Encouraging cross-campus collaboration

Encouraging cross-campus collaboration

Multidisciplinary projects focused on data science, medical humanities and water will be funded under new Interschool Academic Initiative program
7 months ago
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A gamble of global proportions

A gamble of global proportions

UCI’s Michael Prather is a lead author on the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report
7 months ago
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