UC San Diego Newswire (Page 9)

UC San Diego Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for UC San Diego. (Page 9)

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  1. Emperor penguins may shorten record fast by snackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | EurekAlert!

    The endurance of emperor penguins, trudging through the perpetual Antarctic night to their breeding colonies, is legendary. Many trek more than 100 km from their ocean feeding grounds to rookeries at inland locations in preparation for mating; and the male partners often face a lengthy fast of more than 100 days while mating and incubating their eggs before embarking on the lengthy return journey.

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  2. UC San Diego to Offer Master's Program in AccountancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | NBC San Diego

    The business school also offers master's degrees in business analytics and finance , in addition to its flagship MBA program. According to the Rady School, hiring by public accounting firms is at an all-time high, and employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow "steadily" over the next decade.

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  3. Spin's new station-less electric bike travels 50 miles on a single chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Inhabitat

    San Francisco-based Spin has added its first electric bike to their bike-share collection - and it doesn't require a station. The company envisions its adoption of electric bikes as an important step towards making urban biking more inviting and accessible.

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  4. Strange dimming star may be scarfing down wrecked planetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Fox News

    Vast orbiting clouds of planetary wreckage could be causing a distant young star's strange dimming behavior, a new study shows. The star, known as RZ Piscium, is located about 550 light-years away, in the constellation Pisces.

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  5. What to do if your child has chickenpoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | KFVS12

    Have a child with chickenpox? Don't despair. There are a number of things you can do to care for a child with this disease.

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  6. Low oxygen zones spreading in global oceansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Matangi Tonga

    Low oxygen caused the death of these corals and others in Bocas del Toro, Panama. The dead crabs pictured also succumbed to the loss of dissolved oxygen.

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  7. Did a University of California Student Sue Her School for Failing to Stop Her From Protesting Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | New Urban Legends

    ... the city and the county of San Diego, alleging (among other things) negligence. Although her attorney told the UC San Diego campus newspaper The Guardian that Flores was partially to blame for her serious injuries, other parties are liable as well: ...

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  8. Tanner Syftestad Honored as First-Ever Big West Conference Men's Volleyball Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | UC San Diego Tritons

    University of California San Diego senior tri-captain Tanner Syftestad was given the honor Monday of becoming the first-ever Big West Conference Men's Volleyball Player of the Week. The opposite hitter from Sacramento earned the historic distinction for the week of Jan. 1-7, as he starred for UC San Diego to start the Big West's inaugural season sponsoring men's volleyball.

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  9. 7 San Diego CVS Pharmacies Offer Birth Control Pills Without Doctor's PrescriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | NBC San Diego

    ... "I think it's wonderful to have it available to all women," said Dr. Heather Hofflich, an Endocrinologist at UC San Diego. "Birth control is a fantastic resource for women and I think it's great they can get it through their pharmacy." But some ...

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  10. LA County libraries go fine-free for their younger readersRead the original story

    Monday Jan 8 | WNED

    "I get in trouble for reading," he said with a chuckle. "During class, I'm supposed to pay attention to the teacher, but I just have my head down, reading."

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  11. Woman Dies After Eating Raw Oysters: What Are Vibrio Bacteria?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Live Science

    The woman, Jeanette LeBlanc, went crabbing with her friends and family on the coast of Louisiana in September, according to CBS News . During the trip, LeBlanc and her friend Karen Bowers shucked and ate about two dozen raw oysters, Bowers told CBS.

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  12. Marijuana still banned at California colleges, despite state legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Press-Telegram

    Students at UC San Diego don't need to go far if they want to take part in California's new recreational marijuana market: Torrey Holistics, a dispensary that sells cannabis to anyone over 21, is the next exit up Interstate 5 from the university. But those students shouldn't plan to bring their purchases back to their dorm rooms, or anywhere else on campus.

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  13. New Study Reveals Strong El Nino Events Cause Large Changes in Antarctic Ice ShelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Environmental News Network

    A new study published Jan. 8 in the journal Nature Geoscience reveals that strong El Nio events can cause significant ice loss in some Antarctic ice shelves while the opposite may occur during strong La Nia events. El Nio and La Nia are two distinct phases of the El Nio/Southern Oscillation , a naturally occurring phenomenon characterized by how water temperatures in the tropical Pacific periodically oscillate between warmer than average during El Nios and cooler during La Nias.

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  14. GoPro CEO's Salary Cut to $1 Amid LayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | NBC Los Angeles

    Nick Woodman, founder and chief executive officer of GoPro, gestures as he arrives on the first day of the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 11, 2017 in Sun Valley, Idaho California-based GoPro announced Monday it plans to lay off approximately 20 percent of its workforce based on a weak holiday season, CNBC reported. The company said it saw lower than expected revenue in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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  15. What to Do if Your Child Has ChickenpoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Drugs.com

    Have a child with chickenpox ? Don't despair. There are a number of things you can do to care for a child with this disease.

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  16. Spin unveils its stationless electric bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | TechCrunch

    The Spin bike can travel up to 50 miles with a full charge and has batteries that the company says can be easily swapped by Spin's operations teams. The e-bikes are pedal-assist bikes, which can spin up to 15 miles-per-hour with the engine assisting pedal-power.

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  17. Study: strong El Nino events increase height and mass of Antarctic ice shelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | NorCalBlogs

    A new study published Jan. 8 in the journal Nature Geoscience reveals that strong El Nino events can cause significant ice loss in some Antarctic ice shelves while the opposite may occur during strong La Nina events. El NiA o and La NiA a are two distinct phases of the El NiA o/Southern Oscillation , a naturally occurring phenomenon characterized by how water temperatures in the tropical Pacific periodically oscillate between warmer than average during El NiA os and cooler during La NiA as.

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  18. GoPro to Leave Drone Market, Cut JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | NBC San Diego

    Nick Woodman, founder and chief executive officer of GoPro, gestures as he arrives on the first day of the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 11, 2017 in Sun Valley, Idaho California-based GoPro announced Monday it plans to lay off approximately 20 percent of its workforce based on a weak holiday season, CNBC reported. The company said it saw lower than expected revenue in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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  19. GoPro announces layoffs, end of drone businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | 10News

    Flash Flood Watch issued January 8 at 3:27AM PST expiring January 9 at 10:00PM PST in effect for: Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego High Wind Warning issued January 8 at 3:08AM PST expiring January 9 at 10:00PM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Diego Wind Advisory issued January 8 at 3:08AM PST expiring January 9 at 6:00PM PST in effect for: Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego High Wind Warning issued January 7 at 8:16PM PST expiring January 10 at 4:00AM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego High Wind Warning issued January 7 at 8:16PM PST expiring January 10 at 4:00AM PST in effect for: San Diego Winter Storm Watch issued January 7 at 1:16PM PST expiring January 10 at 4:00AM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego High Wind Watch issued January 7 at 1:07PM PST expiring January 10 at 4:00AM PST in effect for: Riverside, San ... (more)

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  20. UC San Diego Athletics Set To Host 18th Annual Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 10thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... Room on campus. All are invited to donate and walk-ins will be welcomed all day long. For the past 17 years, UC San Diego student-athletes, coaches, staff, faculty, and many more from across campus, as well as other San Diego residents, have come ...

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