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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A bloom of blue green algae can be seen in the waters of Lake Temescal, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Oakland, Calif.
3 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
Napa's Alison Crowe grew up surfing in Carpinteria with a citrus-farming family that threw fabulous wine party potlucks.
7 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
Officials from China's Northwest Agricultural and Forestry University in Shaanxi province and from UC Davis signed a memorandum of agreement Wednesday that lays the groundwork for establishing the Sino-U.S. Joint Research Center for Food Safety in China.
7 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Officials with UC Davis and a China agricultural university in Shaanxi province signed an agreement Wednesday to establish the Sino-U.S. Joint Research Center for Food Safety in China.
7 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
Professor J. Edward Taylor and his two sons all walked away with diplomas from a high school graduation last month.
10 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
As the tide turns against the national Common Core education standards, its backers are desperate to recruit new supporters and keep the momentum on their side.
10 hrs ago | Science Daily
What do mollusks, starfish, and corals have in common? Aside from their shared marine habitat, they are all calcifiers -- organisms that use calcium from their environment to create hard carbonate skeletons and shells for stability and protection.
11 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
KEEPING THAT AGGIE GRASS GREEN the official UC Davis colors may be Blue and Gold, but the lawns on campus will remain decidedly green after UCD exercised its option to join the Woodland-Davis surface water project for $20 million a clearly, this is something UC Davis has the right to do and its timing is perfect a let others build the lemonade ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Scientific American
The sea otters splashing off alaska's aleutian islands should have thrived in their home far from civilization.
17 hrs ago | SFGate
UC Davis researchers, working with fellow scientists at the University of Massachusetts and Harvard Medical School , have hit upon a new drug combination that controlled both tumor growth and metastasis in mice.
Dally, who was appointed to the board last fall, filed candidacy papers Tuesday at the Solano County Registrar's Office in Fairfield.
Thomas Tomich, director of the Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis, has been appointed a scientific adviser to the worldis preeminent agricultural research system, the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research.
Contrary to previous assumptions, researchers find that preschoolers are able to gauge the strength of their memories and make decisions based on their self-assessments.
California is shutting down 11 oil and gas wastewater injection sites and reviewing over 100 others in the state's drought-ravaged Central Valley as officials fear companies have pumped toxic fracking fluids into needed drinking water aquifers.
According to the Sacramento County coroner's office, Christopher Argumedo, 18, was pronounced dead at 1:10 a.m. Saturday at the UC Davis Medical Center, where he had been listed in critical condition for more than a week following the July 11 accident.
Steven Cliff, 44, of Sacramento, has been appointed assistant director of sustainability at the California Department of Transportation.
Alex Tirapelle, a three-time state champion for Clovis High, was named the wrestling coach at the University of Pennsylvania on Monday.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 06:12 pm
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