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Thursday, July 9th 2020

Undergraduate Research: A Closer Look

Kayli Walker Denise Montell’s lab, one of the many research labs at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has done some great studies on apoptosis,...

From Mapping the Universe to a YouTube Career: An Interview with Physics Professor Andy...

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Andy Howell is a member of the Physics Department at UCSB, but he also leads the supernova division of the Las Cumbres...

One Third of the World’s Protected Areas Are Under Stress

Krystal Chen Staff Writer According to a recent study conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Society, more than one third of protected lands have shown signs of...

Superhero Genes Fight Diseases

Miguel Rodriguez Staff Writer Researchers have found that 13 out of 600,000 individuals have "super DNA" that offers protection against various debilitating conditions, and hopes to use...

What Moons, Tides and Earthquakes Have in Common

Rishika Kenkre Staff Writer New research from Satoshi Ide, a seismologist at the University of Tokyo, concludes that huge earthquakes are more likely to occur during...

New Research on Quantum Computing Stems from UCSB Professors

Xander Apicella Science and Tech Editor A quantum revolution is coming, and UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) is leading the charge. In a talk at the Good...