Monday, November 20th 2017

Diet sodas: safe to sip, or a fizzy facade?

In an attempt to attract the male population to the diet soda fad that has

North Korean Nuclear Reactor Worries Northeast Asia

Rishika Kenkre Staff Writer According to new satellite pictures, North Korea has restarted a reactor for producing plutonium in the Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Institute. A Johns...

‘Big Five’ Personality Theory Is Brought Into Question With New Study on Bolivian Indigenous...

Audrey Ronningen Promotions Director For over 20 years, professionals in psychology have been able to give a certain, specific classification to the vague concept of personality. The...

Transcendence, Immortality, and the State of Artificial Intelligence

Madison Donahue-Wolfe Staff Writer Illustration by Hector Lizarraga, Staff Illustrator Imagine a world ruled by computers--but one in which humans aren’t their slaves. A world in which...

UCSB Professor Honored by Premier Control Society

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer Photo courtesy of UCSB Chemical Engineering Frank Doyle, professor of chemical, electrical, and computer engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has...

Climate Change Effects on Ocean Species: An Issue of Food Security

Eli Pearlman Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery in Tillamook, Oregon, provides oyster seed to 75 percent of the independent shellfish farms up and down the West...

Solar Powered Tent Caters to Refugees and Glampers Alike

Aryana Sherzai In today’s highly stratified world, modern innovations rarely cater to people across the economic spectrum. Yet, one classic human invention has undergone a...

Social Media Giants Respond to Russia-linked Election Meddling

Xiaotong Zhou Staff Writer In response to a continuing congressional investigation, major social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google sent representatives to a hearing...

Stem-Cell-Based Therapy for Blindness Pending Clinical Trials

Judy Lau Staff Writer Photo by Jinxuan Li Dr. Dennis Clegg, a professor in the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology,...

New Businesses Doing IV a Flavor? How New Establishments Change the IV Food...

The Loop stands out in Isla Vista like a businessman in a suit stands out in a group of surfers fresh from the ocean.