Wildfires Produced Up To Half Of Pollution In Western U.S. In Recent Years, Stanford / UC Study FindsWildfire smoke accounted for up to half of all health-damaging small particle air pollution in the western U.S. in recent years as warming temperatures fueled more destructive blazes.
UC Campuses Admit Record Number Of Transfer Students For 2018-2019University of California officials say they've admitted a record number of transfer students for the upcoming school year, mostly from community colleges.
Nearly Half Of California Coast Is Vulnerable To Erosion, Report FindsA new study from UC San Diego that found nearly half -- 44 percent -- of California's coast is vulnerable to erosion.
Police Kill Suspect In Fatal San Diego Pool Party ShootingPolice shot and killed a 49-year-old man suspected of shooting seven people Sunday at a birthday pool party in an apartment complex near the University of California, San Diego.
Trans Fats Also Bad For Memory, UC Study FindsAs the Food and Drug Administration requires food companies to phase out trans-fats, a new study from University of California researchers finds the fats linked to heart disease could also be linked to worsening memory function in men 45 years old and under.
UC Researchers Find Overnight Fasting Could Reduce Breast Cancer RiskResearchers with the University of California researchers have released a study that suggests overnight fasting could reduce the risk of breast cancer among women.
SoCal Engineers Use Simulated Earthquakes To Test How Building Is DamagedOver the next two weeks, they will repeatedly rock an 80-foot-high building erected on a giant shake table as part of a $5 million experiment funded by government agencies, foundations and others.