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3 hrs ago | LiveScience
The weapon with which mantis shrimp attack their prey, including mollusks and crabs, is no ordinary appendage.
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4 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise
Six of the 13 cafe-style tables installed at UC Riverside that use solar power for recharging laptops and phones.
9 hrs ago | Center for American Progress
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, or AAPI, are a significant factor in the changing demographics in the United States.
10 hrs ago | Balloon Juice
I support affirmative action. Nevertheless, I do understand some of the objections to it, that maybe it should be more class-based rather than gender and race based, and that it could potentially set people up for failure .
For the first time in its 146-year history, the nine-campus University of California system has admitted more Latino freshmen than white student applicants.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- Orphaned at a very young age and separated from his siblings as they were placed with various caregivers, Samuel Betances was not supposed to excel in school nor was he expected to make a difference in adulthood.
Police are looking for at least one man who exposed himself to women on two college campuses in Riverside, officials said.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Inspired by the fist-like club of a mantis shrimp, a team of researchers led by University of California, Riverside, in collaboration with University of Southern California and Purdue University, have developed a design structure for composite materials that is more impact resistant and tougher than the standard used in ... (more)
SAN BERNARDINO San Bernardino County Superintendent Gary Thomas will be among four representatives of the County Schools' office to be recipients of this year's Association of California School Administrators' Region 12 spring awards at a ceremony on April 21 at the San Bernardino Hilton.
SAN JACINTO Two Mount San Jacinto College students were recently chosen to work on a Hubble Scope Project designed to study remote galaxies.
A gorgeous species of orchid in Panama has a new name - it was named after the family of the researcher who discovered the flower.
Kelly Moran, 29, a Riverside lawyer, volunteers as a wish granter for Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire.
Oh, the perils of vacationing in mosquito territory. These little bloodsuckers have made a meal of me around the globe, and I've longed for a definitive guide to repelling them.
One day about eight years ago, Katia Silvera , a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California, Riverside, and her father were on a field trip in a mountainous area in central Panama when they stumbled upon an orchid they had never seen before.