Scientists Report Decline in Giant Sea Turtles Sightings Off West CoastNearly 40 years ago, scientists documented stranded sea turtles on California's beaches and noticed that leatherbacks — massive sea turtles that date to the time of the dinosaurs — were among those washing up on shore.
Burger Boogaloo Announces Initial Line-Up For Festival's 10th AnniversaryBurger Boogaloo, the annual garage-punk celebration held every summer in Oakland's Mosswood Park, made it's first line-up announcement Tuesday, welcoming bands including Scottish noise-pop heroes the Jesus & Mary Chain, Aussie post-punk outfits Scientists and much more.
Some Scientists Say Heavy Rains Could Trigger California EarthquakesIt's an old theory that scientists have been pondering for decades: Can heavy rainfall trigger earthquakes?
Scientists Work To Boost Western Pond Turtle PopulationScientists are hoping that a new conservation program will help restore the dwindling Western Pond Turtle population in the Marin Headlands.
Latest Search For Dark Matter Leaves Scientists Empty HandedA team of scientists that included a UC Berkeley phycisist have come up empty-handed in their latest effort to find elusive dark matter, the plentiful stuff that helps galaxies like ours form.
University of California Scientists Test Antibiotic Against Zika VirusUniversity of California scientists discover Zika virus blocked from entering cells with an antibiotic called Duramycin.
Scientists Seeing More Whales Than Ever Before In Bay Area WatersA group of scientists returned Sunday from their 13th annual research trip in the Farallones Marine Sanctuary, where they say they saw more whales than ever before.
Bay Area Scientists Join Forces To Help Contain Zika VirusExperts say get ready, the Zika virus is coming to the United States and while there is no vaccine or cure, there is some good news. Rival teams of scientists are joining forces for the public good.
Scientists Try To Explain Freddie Mercury's VoiceFrom Mercury's distinctive falsetto to his heartiest low tones, scientists studied live subjects and archival audio to explain the icon's instrument.
Video Shows Flyby Of Pluto From New Horizons' PerspectiveA new video gives viewers a spacecraft’s-eye view of what it was like to fly by Pluto.
'X-Files' Sounds Captured By Student's Microphones On Edge Of Space Leaves Scientists BaffledSound from space captured by microphones aboard a NASA student balloon experiment has scientists baffled.
Scientists Isolate Virus Killing Off West Coast's Sea Star PopulationScientists say they've isolated a virus they believe is causing sea stars to die on the west coast.
UCSF Study Links Soda To Premature Aging, Disease, Early DeathThe first-of-its-kind study suggests that soda may be aging us, in ways we are not even aware of.
UC Davis Researchers Erase Specific Memories In Mice Using Pulses Of LightResearchers at UC Davis are learning how to use lasers to erase specific memories in mice.
Scientists Expect Aftershocks From Napa Quake To Continue For MonthsScientists were at the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park on Thursday, sharing some of the information they have gathered on the ground in studying last month’s Napa earthquake.