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48 min ago | Medical News Today
Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a new optical sensor that can track zinc in the body's cells, enabling researchers to learn more about its functions.
Should free speech ever be restricted?
Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
4 hrs ago | Missourian
Four news stories caught my attention this week, all dealing with wage and income in the United States.
8 hrs ago | Boise Weekly
Groups including United Vision for Idaho and Raise Idaho want the Gem State's minimum wage boosted to $9.80 by the end of 2017: --a measure they are pushing to include on the 2014 ballot.
11 hrs ago | Institute for Public Accuracy
The Los Angeles Times published a piece over the weekend about sales of post offices and protests they have aroused.
The idea of Girl Up Initiative Uganda came to founders Kim Wolf and friend Monica Nyiraguhabwa last year as they walked through one of the many slums of Kampala, the largest city and the capital of Uganda.
Chance Theater presents the fifth show of its 15th Anniversary Season - a family-friendly holiday offering The Secret Garden - The Musical with book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Marsha Norman , music by Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon , and directed by Casey Long and KC Wilkerson.
California High School students Jeff Chen, left, and Brandon Ye work on an exercise using the Snap! visual programming language during computer science day for high school students hosted by UC Berkeley on Dec. 10, 2013.
Kelly Yang says if exam results become our sole focus, we'll lose sight of the wider measure of success and education's true purpose Kelly Yang is the founder of The Kelly Yang Project, an after-school writing program for children in Hong Kong.
Crowdfunding has come a long way since 2008, when a group of UC Berkeley MBA students launched Indiegogo.
"Around November and December, our winemaking team sits down with approximately 60 individual wine lots which we use as our blending palette to craft eight different sparkling wines, including the blanc de noirs," Urberg said.
WASHINGTON _ It has always been a Bob Cratchit/Ebenezer Scrooge sort of business ... "empty as a banker's heart" and so forth.
The Ache: In presbyopia, the eye's lens loses elasticity with age. The ability to focus on near objects deteriorates, resulting in the need for reading glasses.
UC Berkeley Extension invites students to enroll in spring 2014 courses. The continuing education branch of the University of California, Berkeley, UC Berkeley Extension offers professional development and personal enrichment in the classroom and online for adults in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond-no application required.
Going through bereavement or a divorce are some of the most difficult life challenges people may face.
The Berkeley City Council voted to implement a redistricting map that will make Berkeley the first municipality in the country to form a council district designed solely to represent the interests of college students.
If we create a permanent, working underclass, we are depriving the economy of consumers who could buttress other parts of the economy.
Valence Health, a provider of clinical integration, population health and value-based care solutions, announced the appointment of two industry veterans into leadership positions to drive the expansion of software solutions that already serve more than 30,000 physicians.