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TEDx Hosts UCSB Faculty to ‘Spread Ideas Worth Sharing’

TEDx Hosts UCSB Faculty to ‘Spread Ideas Worth Sharing’

This past Saturday evening, UC Santa Barbara’s Regents and Chancellor’s Scholars Association invited seven esteemed faculty members to share their ideas and wisdom at the second annual TEDx event. The…

Mitsubishi Extending MRL Partnership with $6 Million

Mitsubishi Extending MRL Partnership with $6 Million

Mitsubishi Chemical Center for Advanced Materials (MC-CAM) — a UCSB entity representing the ongoing materials research alliance between Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (Tokyo) and UCSB — has recently announced its extension…

Synthesis to Degradation: Building a Chemical Database

Synthesis to Degradation: Building a Chemical Database

Imagine every known chemical and compound: ammonia, ethanol, pure water, diamond ­­— the list goes on. Yet every day more chemicals are discovered and registered with the American Chemical Society’s…

NASA’s Cassini Uncovers Lost Seas Within Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

NASA’s Cassini Uncovers Lost Seas Within Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

NASA announced last week that its Cassini spacecraft uncovered the existence of a large body of water underneath the surface of Enceladus, one of Saturn’s moons. Enceladus has been a…

Researchers Develop Self-Regenerating Muscles That Can Survive Cobra Venom, Grow in Mice

Researchers Develop Self-Regenerating Muscles That Can Survive Cobra Venom, Grow in Mice

Researchers at Duke University recently engineered a muscle bundle that mirrors naturally-occurring muscle — they proved it by inserting it into a mouse and watching the muscle grow through a…

Snowy Plovers Cuddling Up For Start of Nesting Season

Snowy Plovers Cuddling Up For Start of Nesting Season

Spring is a time of renewal, and as our university community enters a fresh spring quarter, our beach cohabitants, the Western Snowy Plover, also embark on a period of transition…

There’s a Latte Ways Caffeine Can Affect You

There’s a Latte Ways Caffeine Can Affect You

One-third of the world’s population consumes coffee on a regular basis. The average American drinks three cups of coffee a day. Many people — especially college students — indulge in…

Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Hosts a “Science Cafe” Featuring Astrophysicist Matteo Cantiello Speaking on Stars

Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Hosts a “Science Cafe” Featuring Astrophysicist Matteo Cantiello Speaking on Stars

Despite the broad and plentiful array of research abounding on the University of California, Santa Barbara campus, many do not have the opportunity to learn about these scientific explorations in…