(University of California - Davis) Where do honey bees come from? A new study from researchers at UC Davis and UC Berkeley clears some of the fog around honey bee origins. The work could be useful in breeding bees resistant to disease or pesticides.
Where do honey bees come from? A new study from researchers at the University of California, Davis and UC Berkeley clears some of the fog around honey bee origins. The work could be useful in breeding bees resistant to disease or pesticides.
Campus conservatives at UC Berkeley say that they will, "without qualification," be bringing Milo Yiannopoulos back to speak on campus, "with Alex Jones of InfoWars in tow." [ more › ]
Essential Education: LAUSD tells students to stay put new messages Feb. 16, 2017, 8:54 a.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos used her first public speech to praise magnet schools. Today,...
The US Patent Office says two groups, one based at UC Berkeley and the other in Cambridge, Mass. own overlapping parts of a powerful new genetic technique The post A Patent Decision on Crispr Gene Editing Favors MIT appeared first on WIRED.
In a brief, one-sentence decision on Wednesday, the US patent office handed the patent for the gene editing technology CRISPR-Cas9 to the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, finding that UC Berkeley had not laid the groundwork for one of the most important scientific breakthroughs of this century. Read more...
As you know by now, the college campus at UC Berkeley melted down in riots two weeks ago when the controversial Milo Yiannopolous was scheduled to speak. In the face of this mob, the event was cancelled. It was simply not safe for this alt-right speaker. Show More Summary
The scientists who first harnessed the powerful gene-editing technology known as CRISPR suffered a major defeat Wednesday in their long-running quest to control the rights to their invention. UC Berkeley biochemist Jennifer Doudna and her European collaborator, Emmanuelle Charpentier, have racked...
“Sounds like someone I should get to know,” one observer quipped after he heard that Brietbart’s deputy editor, Milo Yiannopoloulos had been no-platformed by students at UC Berkeley. The university, which traditionally had a reputation for free-speech activism had just cancelled a campus address by...
Architect Maria Paz Gutierrez is a woman on a mission. In addition to mentoring student building designers at the University of California (UC), Berkeley, Paz Gutierrez is putting her own design skills to work to address a key environmental and socioeconomic issue around the world—water scarcity.
You’ve seen the protests on Inauguration Day and what protesters did at UC Berkeley. Now, we are seeing it in other places. Outside Mitch McConnell’s home protesters gathered and threatened
In a new analysis of the World Income Database published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, Thomas Piketty and colleagues from the Paris School of Economics and UC Berkeley, describe a "collapse" of the share of US national...Show More Summary
A report released recently by Advancement Project California and co-authored by a UC Berkeley professor finds that whites have the most power and influence in terms of who has a say in California politics, while Latinos and Asian Americans have the least, despite comprising the majority of the state's population.
Introduction by Bill Shireman Last week, UC Berkeley made national news when protests forced the cancellation of a talk by Breitbart firebrand Milo Y, ostensibly to prevent him from spewing hateful right-wing rhetoric that would disrupt...Show More Summary
A small blonde woman, who was filmed being beaten and pepper sprayed by violent leftists during the UC Berkeley riots... The post Woman and Husband Suffer Concussions, Broken Ribs at UC Berkeley Riots – Police Did Nothing (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Like many scientists, Aaron Parsons doesn’t have a history of political engagement. Instead of focusing on earthly concerns, the UC Berkeley radio astronomer spent most of his time scanning the outer reaches of the cosmos, searching for the earliest stars in the universe. “We’re looking for when...
A UC Berkeley rioter and thug who bragged online about beating conservatives outside the Milo Yiannopoulos speech last Wednesday night... The post Update: UC Berkeley Thug Who Beat Conservative Is Under Investigation for Participating in Riots appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
UC Berkeley I dressed up as Donald Trump for Halloween in 2015. My costume was inspired by my disbelief that a “sexy Donald Trump” costume was being sold on the Internet. Instead of supporting the company that had (seemingly earnestly) created that costume, I decided to parody the idea by making my own. Show More Summary
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: UC Berkeley Staffer Under Investigation for Participating in anti-Milo Riot.