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American Library Association
It's Good to Give Back...To the Kick Start the Future Campaign
One of the things that make me most proud to be a member of ACRL is that we care about our own and we try to help them succeed professionally.
4 hrs ago
FCC gets new tech chief
University of California, Irvine, Professor Scott Jordan is replacing Henning Schulzrinne as the top tech advisor at the FCC, Chairman Tom Wheeler announced on Tuesday.
8 hrs ago
A cleaner cloud: Microsoft research could change how we power the cloud
Microsoft is researching ways to put fuel cells into server racks with the University of California Irvine.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Competing interests await UCI's top dog
UC System President Janet Napolitano plans to nominate a new UC Irvine chancellor at the Board of Regents' mid-September meeting.
The Times of India
Modern airships brace for space odyssey
Airships are dusty relics of aviation history. Lighter-than-air vehicles conjure images of the Hindenburg, in its glory and destruction, and the Goodyear Blimp, a floating billboard that barely resembles its powerful predecessors.
Existing power plants will spew 300 billion more tons of carbon dioxide during use
Existing power plants around the world will pump out more than 300 billion tons of carbon dioxide over their expected lifetimes, significantly adding to atmospheric levels of the climate-warming gas, according to scientists.
Tons of Emissions from Power Plants Are Already Locked In, Study Says
Power plants like this coal-fired facility in England are already committing the globe to future carbon emissions that haven't previously been accounted for in climate models, say the authors of a new study.
What Millennials Think About Politics
Armed with data from the recent Reason-Rupe poll on the same subject, Reason TV explored these questions on the campus of University of California, Irvine by asking students in the 18-29 age group to talk about their political philosophies, their attitudes towards Democrats and Republicans, their reactions to the word socialism , and their ... (more)
Charts: Kids Are Paying the Price for America's Prison Binge
As students return to the classroom this fall, one large group of children will be more likely than their peers to suffer learning disabilities, ADD/ADHD, behavioral problems, chronic school absence, and a host of other health concerns.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Herniated Disc - Epidural Cortisone Injections
Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame.
Study: Parental incarceration may be worse than divorce
Prison isn't just bad for the emotional and physical health of inmates. It's bad for their children, a University of California-Irvine study says.
Bangor Daily News
Financial scams aimed at seniors are a growing problem
Sally Hurme figured that if anyone knew about financial scams targeted at older Americans, it would be her family and friends.
New York Daily News
Man with 100-pound scrotum prepares for surgery
There's a happy update to the story of Dan Maurer, the man with the 100-pound scrotum: He's getting surgery to remove the mass on his groin this Thursday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
New Canaan News-Review
Researchers from NASA and the University of California Irvine studying ice in an area of west Antarctica called the Amundsen Sea Embayment report a "continuous and rapid retreat" of glaciers there.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
U.S. court to hear cases on voting curbs as Arizona prepares for primary polls
A decades-old effort by Congress to make voter registration simple and uniform across the country has run up against a new era's anti-immigration politics.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Former CSUF, UCI childcare worker arrested on child molestation charges in L.A. County
A former worker at childcare centers at Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine was recently arrested on child molestation charges in Los Angeles County.
America's mass incarceration problem is making kids sick
The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world, with more than 2 million people behind bars.
In China, a deliberate amnesia about '89 crackdown
Remember June 4, Shi Shusi asked the 1.5 million readers of his popular microblog last year.
E-Research and Digital Scholarship Services Librarian at University of California, Irvine
The E-Research and Digital Scholarship Services Unit is being formed within the Collection Development Department to capitalize on digital services offered locally and throughout the UC system to assist in the research, publication, and teaching missions of the University.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Dana Point News
Dana Point resident honored by Alzheimer's Association
Post-graduate: Anthony J. Carlos , Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior at UC Irvine, will receive registration and airfare to the Alzheimer's Association's International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease in Copenhagen, Denmark, and $1,500 toward travel expenses.