Day: May 19, 2014

Elizabeth Cauffman

Adjusting juvenile justice

New director of UCI’s Center for Psychology & Law wants social, legal policies to reflect limitations of adolescent brain development

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 new research by UC Irvine and NASA glaciologists. The work, published today in Nature Geoscience, shows previously uncharted deep valleys stretching for dozens of miles under the Greenland Ice Sheet.

Dr. Richard Van Etten

Leading the way for cancer cures

New Chao center director Rick Van Etten focuses on boosting patient treatments, access