It’s that time of year in Southern California. The National Weather Service on Saturday issued a red flag warning, indicating extreme fire danger, from Santa Barbara to San Bernardino counties for the next three days as higher-than-normal temperatures and Santa Ana winds combine to create volatile...
The Orange County high school sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21. CROSS COUNTRY Mt. SAC Invitational GIRLS TENNIS Aliso Niguel at San Juan Hills, Ojai South Tournament (JSerra) GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions (Corona del Mar) BOYS WATER POLO Steve Pal tournament (Laguna Beach, Beckman, Yorba Linda, Northwood, Villa Park, Dana Hills, Esperanza, […]
Away from the hustle and bustle It’s been a minute since talk show host Ellen Degeneres reminded the world that she’s a casual collector of cool houses, but now she’s jogging our memories: Ellen has dropped $18.6 million on this oceanfront...Show More Summary
Virtual reality has nothing on nature. Just ask the UC Santa Barbara students who one recent day trekked to a forest before dawn to listen to a chorus of early birds.
(University of California - Santa Barbara) Biologist Douglas McCauley examines the benefits and drawbacks of virtual and augmented reality in teaching environmental science.
Ellen DeGeneres just plunked down $18.6 million for a home away from home, but not that far. Ellen's snagged a 5 bedroom, 6.5 bath beachfront home in Carpinteria, a quaint coastal community between L.A. and Santa Barbara. BTW, she's trying to unload…
PRESS RELEASE: Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing RxAdvance President and CEO Ravi Ika as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2017 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California. Goldman Sachs selected Ravi...
(University of California - Santa Barbara) Benioff Ocean Initiative awards first grants for project to curtail collisions between ships and whales.
(University of California - Santa Barbara) Alerted by the first-ever gravitational waves caused by two neutron stars merging, UCSB astronomers detect the resulting optical flash
In the world of astrophysics, Aug. 17, 2017, was a red-letter day. “This is a game-changer for astrophysics,” said UC Santa Barbara faculty member Andy Howell, who leads the supernova group at the Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO). “A hundred years...
(University of California - Santa Barbara) A UCSB investigation of the different economic values of giant sea bass finds they are worth more alive as undersea wonders than as commercial catch.
From college sweethearts to the Santa Barbara Zoo, this Harvard meets Wellesley love story is taking a walk on the wild side. Classic details paired with cameos by giraffes and flamingos are only the beginning of this stunning celebration designed by Vanessa Michelle Co., with elegant florals crafted by Honeycomb Affair, and stationery by Seniman Calligraphy. Pore […]
As a radio host at KCSB, the UC Santa Barbara college station, in the ’80s, Sean Hannity was fired for making disgusting remarks about gay people, many of them during a segment which featured Gene Antonio, author of the book The AIDS...Show More Summary
(University of California - Santa Barbara) A rainstorm generator developed by UCSB hydrologists assesses watershed rainfall under climate change simulations.
(October 8, 2017 05:05 PM, by David Henderson) In a speech delivered before the Yale Socialist Club a decade after his return to New Haven, [Irving Fisher] related this minor incident of his stay in Santa Barbara: Discovering that the man who came to massage him was a... (0 COMMENTS)
Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate has made a play in San Diego, buying a home in the Santaluz golf course community for $2.599 million. Built in 2007, the custom-built house evokes the mission style of Santa Barbara with its white-stucco exterior, clay roof tiles and arched windows. Beyond...
(University of California - Santa Barbara) Over the past decade, increasing temperatures across much of Africa and decreasing rainfall across East Africa have come to represent an alarming climate trend. Chief among concerns is the impact such conditions have on human health.
Beneath the shadow of a large hill topped by the magnificent Santa Bárbara Castle, there’s a small museum that bills itself as the “first archaeological museum of the 21st century.” Housed within the former Hospital of San Juan de Dios,...Show More Summary
Irvine-based Pacific Hospitality Group has sold the iconic Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara. The property will be rebranded The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
(University of California - Santa Barbara) UCSB's Materials Research Laboratory receives its sixth round of NSF MRSEC funding.