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3 hrs ago | Science Daily
Animals 'do the locomotion' every day, whether it's walking down the hall to get some coffee or darting up a tree to avoid a predator.
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7 hrs ago | Inland Empire California
The Manufacturers' Council of the Inland Empire has signed a letter of commitment to support the new federal initiative, Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership .
11 hrs ago | US News & World Report
Among 2012 medical school graduates, 86 percent had debt. The median debt for indebted graduates was $170,000, according to a 2013 report from the Association of American Medical Colleges.
15 hrs ago | The Washington Post
This is a guest post by Andrew Flores , the Public Opinion Project director at the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law and Ph.D candidate of political science at UC Riverside.
UC Riverside scientists discover auxin sensing and signaling complex on plant cell surface that explains why leaf epidermal cells have jigsaw puzzle-piece shapes The lab of Zhenbiao Yang, a professor of cell biology at UC Riverside, has made a discovery that helps explain why leaf epidermal cells have jigsaw puzzle-piece shapes.
The National Science Foundation has a new leader. The Senate voted today to confirm astrophysicist France Crdova to lead the agency, roughly a year after former director Subra Suresh resigned mid-term.
Just about anyone Wednesday at the "brain bazaar" in the Highlander Union Building at UC Riverside.
Susan Straight, a native of Riverside who has made the city - thinly veiled as Rio Seco - an integral part of several of her novels, will receive the Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement.
George Amerman, a long-time member of the local education scene, has joined the staff of the Desert Learning Center on a part-time basis in anticipation of starting as a full-time faculty member for the 2014-2015 school year.
The following is a news release from the city of Palm Desert: Film fans and art lovers of all ages are invited to discover inspiring and thought provoking cinema at the 2014 Palm Desert Public Art Documentary Film Series.
Marking Brain Awareness Week, UC Riverside will host a mid-day event devoted to gray matter on Wednesday, March 12. The free event, which is open to the public, will be in Room 302 of the Highlander Union Building at the center of campus.
UC Riverside is establishing an endowed chair in Jewish studies, a position that ensures continued funding for a faculty member to do research in the field.
Moreno Valley College's Upward Bound Math and Science Program will co-sponsor a college preparation information night at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the library of Vista Del Lago High School.
Laurie Leitch, left, and Brig. Gen. Loree Sutton gave a public policy seminar on rape in the military at UC Riverside last week.- Coincidentally, it took place on the same day as a crucial vote in the U.S. Senate on a bill that would have removed military commanders as decision-makers in how such crimes are investigated in their units.