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Coffee Addicts Rejoice

Coffee Addicts Rejoice

I invite you to question a friend who has recently acquired a coffee habit: chances are they will speak of their consumption with a tone of culpability, admitting a need to cut down as soon as finals are over. This is a commonly held view on the early…

Memristor Technology Brings Us One Step Closer to a Robotic World

Memristor Technology Brings Us One Step Closer to a Robotic World

The dawn of free-thinking robots may soon be upon us. Researchers at UC Santa Barbara and Stony Brook University have developed an artificial neural circuit that emulates the electrical design of the brain’s synapses when classifying images. Because of the extreme complexity of the human brain, development of…

Ecstasy: What It is Doing to Your Brain

Ecstasy: What It is Doing to Your Brain

In the past few years, the rate of people in the United States using some form of methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) — better known as Ecstasy or Molly — has skyrocketed. Psychiatrists have begun to examine the psychotherapeutic effects of MDMA in regard to social interaction for a greater understanding…

Project 8 Scientists Detect Frequency of Radiation for Individual Electron

Project 8 Scientists Detect Frequency of Radiation for Individual Electron

A team of 27 scientists from six American and German institutions has, for the first time, achieved the…

Michael Pollan: Sustainable Living for Personal and Environmental Health

Michael Pollan: Sustainable Living for Personal and Environmental Health

Last week, UCSB students and Santa Barbara residents joined in conversation with Michael Pollan, one of the leading…

The Biological Value of Silver Nanoparticles

The Biological Value of Silver Nanoparticles

Materialistically, society perceives the element silver second only to gold, however silver wins the favor of engineers, who…

TEDx: Spreading Ideas to the New and the Next

TEDx: Spreading Ideas to the New and the Next

UCSB students and faculty assembled in Isla Vista’s Embarcadero Hall on Saturday, April 11 for an afternoon of…

UCSB Named Greenest Public University in the Nation

In addition to being a top 10 school in terms of research impact (as per the annual CWTS…

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