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UCSB Professor Announced as NFL Sponsored Grant Recipient

UCSB Professor Announced as NFL Sponsored Grant Recipient

Imagine awaking in an emergency room. A doctor assures that you have suffered a mild concussion from an early morning bike crash, and that you’ll be back attending class in no time. But a week or two later, you discover you have trouble focusing, finding the right words,…

Scientists Get Nosy About the Sense of Smell

Scientists Get Nosy About the Sense of Smell

Often times, children pinch their noses when eating brussel sprouts — or any other type of food deemed unpleasant — to mitigate the terrible taste because the sense of taste is dependent on the sense of smell. The olfactory system, the sensory system for smell, is often taken…

Study Confirms Connection Between Synapses and Memory Storage

Scientists at Stanford’s Bio-X Center have proven that memories last as long as the synapses that store them. Until now, this concept has been a long-standing unproven theory in the scientific community. The team of Stanford researchers tested the theory by studying the duration of episodic memories in…

Chasing the Solar Revolution

Chasing the Solar Revolution

Scientists and environmentalists have been hopeful of a “solar revolution” in the near future where all electricity will…

Gut Bacteria’s Influence on Your Brain

Gut Bacteria’s Influence on Your Brain

A new study from Caltech discovers a spore-forming member of the gut microbiota that regulates serotonin biosynthesis. …

Student Resources Building Goes For The Gold

Student Resources Building Goes For The Gold

UCSB is growing a reputation in its sustainable practices, recently being named by the Princeton Review as the…

UCSB Saves Half A Billion Gallons of Water Through Recycled Water Efforts

UCSB Saves Half A Billion Gallons of Water Through Recycled Water Efforts

Many students wonder: as one of the “Top 50 Green Schools” with a commitment to environmental sustainability and…

Supernova Collision May Reveal Its Origin

Supernova Collision May Reveal Its Origin

Decades ago, Type Ia Supernovae, or “standard candlelight’s,” as their known, have lent to significant advancements in cosmology,…

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