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2 hrs ago | Science
After he defended his dissertation and moved to a new lab for his postdoc, Ian Street hoped his battles with anxiety and depression were over.
6 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Neurons are guided by a simple but elegant birth order rule that allows them to find and form their proper connections.
7 hrs ago | Nature Neuroscience
The ideal candidate will have experience with in vivo electrophysiology, in awake behaving animals, and desire to apply biologically inspired algorithms to circuits and systems.
Work crews assess the damage at the site of the massive water main break on Sunset Boulevard by UCLA.
Simple measures, such as a white board listing names of prisoners, might have prevented the near-death of a San Diego college student inadvertently left in a holding cell for nearly five days without food or water, a federal report showed on Wednesday.
A virtual reality system that can be used with lightweight, wireless brain monitors to learn how the brain navigates and responds to spatial cues, may help design senior care centers better suited to how older people navigate, according to the spatial and navigational cues that work best later in life.
A team of international researchers has discovered a new type of cool burning flames that could lead to cleaner, more efficient engines for cars.
Embryonic stem cells can develop into a multitude of cells types. Researchers would like to understand how to channel that development into the specific types of mature cells that make up the organs and other structures of living organisms.
Larime Taylor is the creator of "A Voice in the Dark," a dramatic comic book series that follows a college girl born with the urge to kill.
Researchers at the University of California San Diego had owners plan with an animatronic toy dog, children's book, and a plastic jack-o'-lantern while ignoring their pets.
An elusive state of matter called superconductivity could be realized in stacks of sheetlike crystals just a few atoms thick, a trio of physicists has determined.
If you have watched the NASA channel recently, you might have witnessed a series of experiments regarding flames.
Hopefully dispelling the myth that surgical anesthesia won't do permanent damage to young brains, a new study from Cornell University and the University of California, San Diego, suggests any molecular breakdown between the brain's neurons is purely temporary in nature.
In a paper for the Cato Institute based on a report for the National Bureau of Economic Research, Jeffrey Clemens, assistant professor of Economics at the University of California-San Diego, and David Cutler, professor of Applied Economics at Harvard University, analyze the impact of health costs on public employee benefits.
A fire at an eight-apartment student housing building Sunday night on the UC San Diego campus caused about $525,000 in damage and left its residents displaced, fire officials said.
Possessive puppies: Yes, dogs get jealous Harris was researching jealousy in humans when an encounter with her parents' three young border collies prompted her curiosity.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 03:09 pm
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