U.C. Berkeley


Cal Study Predicts 50 Percent Jump In Lightning Strikes Due To Global Warming

A team of U.C. Berkeley climate researchers say models of future cloud behavior suggest a big jump in United States lightning strikes this century.


Second baseman Jeff Kent seen playing for the San Francisco Giants in 2002. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former Giant MVP Jeff Kent Makes $531k Donation To Female Athletes At Cal

Former University of California at Berkeley and San Francisco Giant baseball player Jeff Kent has made a donation of more than $500,000 to his alma mater for a scholarship for female student-athletes, university officials said.


Queen of the Andes flower nears bloom at the U.C. Berkeley Botanical Gardens (U.C. Berkeley)

Flower Fans Expected To Flock To Berkeley For Once-A-Century Bloom

U.C. Berkeley will likely be bustling with botanists in the coming days as flower watchers await an extremely rare bloom of up to 30,000 flowers from a plant known as the Queen of the Andes.


Song Of The Year | Best New Artist 
"We Are Young" Featuring Janelle Monáe
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fun. Coming To The Greek Theatre In Berkeley

Hot on the heals of their GRAMMY performance and win, fun. has announced a concert appearance in Berkeley, Alice@97.3 reports…


UC Berkeley

Cal Locker Room Peeping Tom Suspect Arrested

A man suspected of taking pictures of women in a University of California at Berkeley locker room was arrested Thursday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–10/21/2010

Alex Morgan

Cal’s Morgan Lone College Player On Women’s World Cup Roster

California forward Alex Morgan, whose late goal against China last week helped preserve the U.S. women’s nearly six-year unbeaten streak at home, is the only college player on the roster for the World Cup qualifying tournament later this month.

CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010