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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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The basics behind healthy growth – and disease

Professor Arthur Lander explains that knowledge of controlled development is essential for understanding rampant cell production seen in cancer
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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…
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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…
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UCI engineers develop prototype of low-cost, disposable lung infection detector

Irvine, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 – Imagine a low-cost, disposable breath analysis device that a person with cystic fibrosis could…
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Smartphone network could track incoming cosmic rays, UCI-led research finds

Smartphone network could track incoming cosmic rays, UCI-led research finds

Your smartphone could become part of the world’s largest telescope. A team led by UC Irvine physicist Daniel Whiteson and…
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Ready for ‘the big one’?

Ready for ‘the big one’?

UCI earthquake expert Lisa Grant Ludwig discusses faults, fallacies and the upcoming preparedness event
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The king of drones

The king of drones

Douglas Thorpe ’82 has spent decades developing unmanned aerial vehicles for all kinds of uses
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A path to the stars

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 – Southern California students who excel in astronomy and physics but are traditionally underrepresented in…
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