UCSB Students Safe in France

Paris is located 605 miles from Nice.  Photo via Google Maps

All UC Santa Barbara students in France are confirmed to be safe after a man used a truck to kill 84 people in Nice, France on Thursday.
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UC Allocates $3.3 Million to Increase Student Access to Food

Students line up at the Carillo Dining Commons on the UCSB campus. Christina  DeMarzo / Daily Nexus

Juli Nguyen, who will begin her fourth year in the fall, has struggled with food insecurity since her first year at UC Santa Barbara.
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Regents’ Challenge to Campus Rape Case Fails

The lawsuit states the student was attacked between the track and tennis courts (Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus

The UC Regents have failed to strike four sections of text from a civil lawsuit filed against them in January arguing that they were partially responsible for a woman’s rape.
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Summertime Sadness

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Anjalie Tandon questions the glorification of sadness and depression.
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Summer Preparations


Dr. Ali Javanbakht shares tips for a healthy summer.
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Mourning the Revolution

Attendee holds a sign that says, "Happy Anniversary Bernie + Jane" Stephen Manga/Daily Nexus

Sebastianne Kent mourns what the Bernie Sanders campaign meant to her.
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Knicks’ Offseason Moves May Remedy Recent Decline

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Falling short of clinching a playoff spot for the third consecutive season, the New York Knicks' offseason pursuit concluded with the addition of multiple players that seemed poised to end the team's ...
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New Season, New Hope

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Staff Writer Liam Bailey discusses the offseason moves made by the Utah Jazz and Houston Rockets that could lead to a very successful season for both teams.
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Rebuilt Teams Look to Contend for Eastern Crown

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Most NBA analysts believe that Cleveland is all but guaranteed to repeat as Eastern Conference Champs, however, Staff Writer Liam Bailey discusses the possibility of two teams posing a threat thanks t...
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Bustin’ Doesn’t Feel as Good as it Used To

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The original movie realized the goofiness of its premise and ran with it, but the reboot tied its shoelaces together, leaving it to fall face-first to the pavement.
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Artsweek Summer Movie Preview

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Resident snarky/sassy/savvy film critic Alex Wehrung offers up his summer recommendations to moviegoers.
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BØRNS Talks New Album, Influences


The Daily Nexus gets the scoop on the artist's inspirations and background.
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Little Bites, Big Consequences

The diversity of herbivores is critical to the proper function of marine ecosystems. The parrotfish, seen above, removes the seaweed from coral reefs; however, it also exposes the reefs to diseases that kill off the coral. Courtesy of Burkepile Community Ecology Laboratory

A UCSB marine biology professor examines the apparently detrimental relationship between parrotfish and coral.
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UCSB Researchers Find Similarities in Chaos and Entanglement

In a group effort led by physics professor John Martinis with researchers from UCSB and Google, a link between quantum and classical mechanics was discovered while in the early stages of constructing a quantum computer

Hearing the word "physics" evokes images of Isaac Newton sitting below a tree and coming up with his three laws of motion. Other images include heat transfer in thermodynamics and magnets; all things ...
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Desalination Plant To Reopen Next Fall

Shown above is the desalination plant before it was reconstructed. Due to abundant rainfall in the winter of 1991-1992, the desalination plant was no longer needed and was put on standby. Courtesy of santabarbaraca.gov

After 23 years of inactivity, Santa Barbara City Council decided to reopen the Charles E. Meyer Desalination plant in order to relieve a stage-three drought.
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Bernie Supporters Shocked Most Popular Candidate Won Nomination

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves to delegates before speaking during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Several of those formerly feeling the Bern halfheartedly gave in, apathetically tweeting, "I guess I'm #WithHer now."
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5 Things You Need to Know About the Republican National Convention

Tarush Mohanti / Daily Nexus

Catching up on last week's episode of national politics with twists and turns almost as juicy as KUWTK.
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New Triple Occupancy Dorms Literally Just Tents on Chem Lawn

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New dorms built to compensate for an influx of new admits promise an experience unlike any other for the incoming freshmen.
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In Photos: Year in Review 2015-2016

Despite the lack of attendance at this year's Deltopia, students still enjoyed the first weekend of spring quarter. Lorenzo Basilio / Daily Nexus

Recapping the 2015-2016 school year through pictures from Daily Nexus photographers.
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In Photos: Extravaganza 2016

The crowd vibes to performers at Extravaganza. Stephen Manga / Daily Nexus

Thousands of students packed Harder Stadium at UCSB on Sunday for Extravaganza, UCSB's annual spring concert.
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In Photos: Lite the Nite Illuminates Isla Vista

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More than 200 students and Isla Vistans filled People's Park in Isla Vista Saturday night, playing carnival games, winning prizes and listening to the electronic thumps of multiple DJs.
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The Cider Series: The Second Coming

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This installment of homebrewing adventures brings firsthand taste tests, secondary fermentation and a third jug of brew.
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The Cider Series: The Brew Begins


Part one of a series documenting one girl's quest to brew her own hard cider
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Lots of Leftover Lasagna


"My mom still breaks out this recipe for me and my brother when we need a pick-me-up and now I cook it whenever I’m feeling sick of Ramen noodles and frozen dinners"
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