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2 hrs ago | Noozhawk
Awarding efforts focused on everything from composting and energy conservation to lighting retrofits and weed management, UC Santa Barbara's The Green Initiative Fund Grant Making Committee has selected its grant recipients for the 2013-14 funding cycle.
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5 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News
A new polymer lubricant is made of three parts : two cationic binding domains that cap the ends of a zwitterionic, bottle-brush-shaped domain .
7 hrs ago | Overclockers Club
For quite some time, scientists have been thinking about how to create a quantum computer, which uses quantum mechanics to perform operations not possible with modern, classical computers.
11 hrs ago | Hesperia Star
The Hesperia Recreation and Park District offers some great classes and I decided to visit one of them.
UC Santa Barbara has a lot to celebrate this year. Eight departments are celebrating landmark anniversaries in 2014 with a host of special events and activities.
Weisstein commiserated: "You have a couple of bad experiences and it's not worth your effort, time and money anymore."
A fully functional quantum computer is one of the holy grails of physics. Physicists have moved one step closer to making a quantum computer a reality by demonstrating a new level of reliability in a five-qubit array.
It's the ultimate brag book. Except it's a website, and it isn't so much bragging as it is highlighting points of pride.
The decline of organized labor's influence in the U.S. can be summed up in two numbers: 35 and 6. The first is the percentage of unionized private-sector workers at its high in the 1950s.
The federal government is investing nearly $10 million in research aimed at understanding the impact of nanomaterials throughout their life cycle - from design to disposal.
Aubrie Adams used teacher-to-student emails to highlight the optimal number of emoticons for students to perceive teachers as both competent and caring.
A San Mateo man pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he killed his Jack Russell terrier during a psychotic episode.
On March 27, many of Verona High School's top students weren't in VHS. They were in a bus in Boston, where the high school's music program had gone for its spring trip.
UC Santa Barbara carillonist Margo Halsted will ring in the opening of the university's 2014 "Primavera" Festival at 7:45 a.m. Monday with a concert of three works by UCSB composers Emma Lou Diemer , Alexis Crawshaw and Halsted herself.
Glaciers and ice sheets are commonly thought to work like a belt sander. As they move over the land they scrape off everything - vegetation, soil and even the top layer of bedrock.