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MIT

Mar 1, 2017 | News: Dropbox founder drops by to inspire and spark collaboration

Feb 28, 2017 | News: Climate science takes to the streets

Feb 7, 2017 | News: Make it your business

Dec 22, 2016 | News: Bots, bit flips, and catching the bus

Nov 17, 2016 | News: Meeting of the Minds for Machine Intelligence

The Scientist

Nov 1, 2016 | Foundations: Two-Photon Microscopy’s Historic Influence on Neuroscience

Oct 1, 2016 | 30th Anniversary Feature: New and Old Techniques in Modern Neuroscience

Oct 1, 2016 | Scientist to Watch: Lisa Boyette Started a Nonprofit to Save Her Brother and Cure Other Diseases

Oct 1, 2016 | The Literature: Do Brighter Species’ Brains Emit Redder Light?

Oct 1, 2016 | The Literature: Some Human Cancers Exhibit Low-grade Inflammation

Sept 1, 2016 | Genome Digest

Sept 1, 2016 | Notebook: The Flower Sense of Hawkmoths

Sept 1, 2016 | The Literature: Fruit Flies Feel Humidity with Dedicated Receptors

Sept 1, 2016 | The Literature: pH Detectors in Lamprey Spinal Cords Control Cell and Locomotor Activity

Aug 31, 2016 | Daily News: Immunotherapy for Alzheimer’s Disease Shows Promise

Aug 31, 2016 | Nutshell: Did Lucy Fall to Her Death?

Aug 25, 2016 | Daily News: Caloric Restriction Turns White Fat Brown

Aug 25, 2016 | Nutshell: How Zika Infects Mother and Baby

Aug 24, 2016  | Nutshell: Physical Force Upregulates Gene Expression

Aug 22, 2016 | Daily News: Antibiotic Therapy During Infancy Increases Type 1 Diabetes Risk in Mice

Aug 22, 2016 | Nutshell: Birds Warn Unborn Chicks About Warmer Weather

Aug 22, 2016 | Nutshell: Epidemiologist Who Helped Eradicate Smallpox Dies

Aug 17, 2016 | Nutshell: Virus Linked to Birds’ Deformed Beaks

Aug 16, 2016 | Nutshell: Extinct River Dolphin Species Discovered

Aug 15, 2016 | Nutshell: Biologist Who Communicated With Dolphins Dies

Aug 15, 2016 | Nutshell: The Oldest of Them All

Aug 11, 2016 | Nutshell: Study: Ship Noise Disturbs Humpback Whales’ Meals

Aug 10, 2016 | Nutshell: Vibrio Infections On the Rise

Aug 8, 2016 | Nutshell: Neural Circuit Plays Role in Overeating

Aug 5, 2016 | Nutshell: Nobel Laureate Dies

Aug 3, 2016 | Nutshell: Study: Last Woolly Mammoths Died of Thirst

Aug 2, 2016 | Nutshell: Pooling Consumer Genetic Data, Researchers ID Links to Depression

Aug 1, 2016 | Nutshell: Helping Scientists Spread Their Research

Jul 28, 2016 | Nutshell: Wolf Species Are Part Coyote

Jul 26, 2016 | Nutshell: Ocean Acidification Affects Fish Spawning

Jul 25, 2016 | Nutshell: Fossilized Feces Reveal Silk Road Parasites

Jul 22, 2016 | Nutshell: Life Sciences Search Engine

Jul 18, 2016 | Nutshell: Study: Ducklings Can Think Abstractly

Jul 14, 2016 | Nutshell: Another Dinosaur with Short Arms Discovered

Jul 13, 2016 | Nutshell: Renowned Cancer Theorist Dies

Jul 11, 2016 | Nutshell: Wellcome Trust to Launch Open-Access Platform

Jul 5, 2016 | Nutshell: CRISPR Combats Herpes

Jun 30, 2016 | Nutshell: New FDA Center Aims to Expedite Cancer Treatment Reviews

Jun 29, 2016 | Nutshell: Vaccines Protect Mice Against Zika Infection

Jun 27, 2016 | Nutshell: Reverse Transcriptase with Proofreading Capabilities Created

Jun 23, 2016 | Nutshell: Dethroning E. coli?

Jun 22, 2016 | Nutshell: Chameleons Catch Prey with Sticky Spit

NASA Visualization Explorer

June 28, 2016 | Mission Juno

June 21, 2016 | Magnificent Desiccation

June 16, 2016 | How Planets Are Born

June 2, 2016 | The Bubble Nebula

May 17, 2016 | Young Galaxy

May 26, 2016 | Wandering Planets

May 10, 2016 | Good Vibrations

May 3, 2016 | Galaxy Clusters

April 14, 2016 | Mercury In Our Sights

Feb 16, 2016 | Moons in Chaos

National Geographic

April 8, 2016 | The Plate: How Chickpeas Can Fix Soil and Feed Farmers 4.5k Facebook shares 

UCSC SciCom

Jun 21 2016 | Video: Fish Doctor Makes a Pond Call (5:12 min)

Aug 25, 2016 | Science Notes feature: From HIV to Immunity

Aug 25, 2016 | Science Notes podcast: Designing an effective HIV vaccine (5:31 min)

PLOS Ecology

Dec 29, 2015 | Interrupting dinner: In urban outskirts, changes to puma eating habits could ripple through the food web | pdf 

Newspapers: Santa Cruz Sentinel, San Jose Mercury News

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Mar 27, 2016) | Tribal band reclaims land stewardship

reprinted in San Jose Mercury News (Jul 16, 2016)

reprinted in East Bay Times (Jul 16, 2016)

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Mar 27, 2016) | In research projects, UCSC students strive for sustainability

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Mar 12, 2016) | Believing stereotypes threatens academic performance, UC Berkeley provost says at UCSC

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Mar 5, 2016) | Barnacles make Pacific’s plastic trash inviting home, could hitch a ride to Monterey Bay

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Mar 4, 2016) | Tech helps find endangered seabirds among Santa Cruz redwoods, front page, above the fold

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Feb 21, 2016) | New tech brings lab to ocean, will ‘transform oceanography’

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Feb 12, 2016) | Organic diet cuts pesticide exposure in children

Reprinted in San Jose Mercury News (Feb 18, 2016) | Organic diet cuts pesticide exposure in children

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Feb. 8, 2016) | Pacific Elementary students show flair for invention

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Feb 3, 2016) | People, pumas, mammoths featured in talks at UC Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Jan 29, 2016) | Solving social ills takes humanities, says UCSC alum

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Jan 15, 2016) | ‘Code’ screened in Santa Cruz: Tech industry needs women

Santa Cruz Sentinel (Jan 12, 2016) | Two organizations send first-generation students to UCSC

Inside Science, News service of the American Institute of Physics

Dec 31, 2015 | Zebra Finch Bonding Hinges On Social Hormones | pdf 

Dec 16, 2015 | Snow Blows In Fits And Starts, Only Partly Due To Wind | pdf 

Dec 3, 2015 | Citizens Support Unilateral Climate Action | pdf

Nov 24, 2015 | The Case Of The Slowing Sugar Maples | pdf

Nov 4, 2015 | In Fish, Large Males Need Fast Sperm | pdf

Mongabay

Nov 20, 2015 | Birds, butterflies, and flowers might be blander than expected in the tropics | pdf

AGU GeoSpace

Jan 13, 2016 | Underwater volcanoes may have sent carbon dioxide to the atmosphere at the end of the last ice age

Dec 23, 2015 | Large asteroid hit would make the world burn, go dark

Dec 30, 2015 | Appliance upgrades that save the most water, energy and cost | pdf 

Dec 29, 2015 | In Antarctica, melting ice drives unusual phytoplankton growth | pdf 

Dec 23, 2015 | Large asteroid hit would make the world burn, go dark | pdf 

MIT

The Tech (Jan. 18, 2012) | Mind and Health: Relax your mind and focus | pdf

The Graduate (Dec. 1, 2012) | Napping for Graduate Students | pdf