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  1. Dog Flu Outbreak: What You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Live Science

    A new strain of flu that likely came from Asia has sickened thousands of dogs in the Midwest, experts say. The new dog flu virus , which has not been seen before in U.S. dogs, has infected more than 1,000 dogs and is responsible for six dog deaths in Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio and Indiana, according to experts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Cornell University who have been collecting and testing samples of the virus.


  2. College apologizes for serving Mexican food at space alien-themed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Fox News

    A California college has apologized for its "insensitivity" after serving Mexican food at an official school night party whose theme, "Intergalactic," included decorations featuring aliens from outer space. In a letter addressed to its student body, Stevenson College - which is part of the University of California, Santa Cruz - said it received complaints from students and others within the university who were offended by the decision to serve Mexican food at the Sci-Fi party because of its perceived connection to the immigration debate.


  3. Colors help set body's internal clockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Science

    The beautiful color of a sunset might be more than just a pretty picture. It could be a signal to our bodies that it's time to reset our internal clock, the biological ticktock that governs everything from sleep patterns to digestion.


  4. Chlorine, muriatic acid spilled in suspected DUI crash in Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Cory Stevens is treated by a firefighter after he flipped his pickup on Empire Grade Road on Monday night, spilling about 48 gallons of chlorine and eight gallons of muriatic acid on the road and forcing an nine-hour closure of the road north of UC Santa Cruz. County Environmental Health workers cleaned up the spill and California Highway Patrol officers arrested Stevens on suspicion of DUI.


  5. Environment: Could bacteria be the key to slowing the lethal spread...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Summit County Voice

    ... bats now, and if the results are positive, the next step would be a small field trial," said Joseph Hoyt, a UC Santa Cruz graduate student who led the study. "What's promising is that the bacteria that can inhibit the fungus naturally occur on the ...


  6. 3 Easy Steps To Making Beer The Scientific WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Scientific Blogging

    It's also one of the world's oldest beverages. In fact the first evidence of beer production dates back to Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia in the fifth millennium BC.


  7. Researchers: Dead sperm whale washed ashore in Pacifica has signs of traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Center, California Academy of Sciences, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, Golden Gate Cetacean Research and UC Santa Cruz continued the necropsy into the afternoon and said they hoped to determine a cause of death before sundown. "Although the ...


  8. UCSC plans dog ban at coastal campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The coastal access trail from Delaware Avenue onto the oceanside UC Santa Cruz Long Marine Lab campus is polular with dog walkers. SANTA CRUZ >> A proposed UC Santa Cruz policy change prohibiting dogs from the coastal campus has riled local dog owners who say they are planning to respond. 7 comments

  9. Embracing insects: Why gardening for insects can bring birds, blooms to your backyard oasisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... This Saturday, two local groups - the Santa Cruz County chapter of the California Native Plant Society, and UC Santa Cruz Arboretum - are holding side-by-side spring plant sales offering California native and Mediterranean-climate plants. When: ...


  10. Tom Karwin, On Gardening: During drought, remember a " right plant in right placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... which surely will motivate even more sustainable gardening. Tom Karwin is president of the Friends of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum and a Lifetime UC Master Gardener. Visit ongardening.com for more info; send feedback to gardening@karwin.com. Tom ...


  11. A 30-year career in wildlife photography brings Kennan and Karen Ward back home to the Monterey BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Monterey County Herald

    ... and at least one bobcat that leaps at gulls to get its meals. The film also has a human element, profiling UC Santa Cruz naturalist Feynner Arias, a steward at the Big Creek Reserve in Big Sur. The film debuted at the Santa Barbara Film Festival in ...


  12. Sofia Vergara Lawsuit: Who Owns Frozen Embryos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | LiveScience

    The fight between actress Sofia Vergara and her ex-fianc Nick Loeb over the fate of the couple's frozen embryos may hinge on one question: whether the contract the couple signed gives one party or both parties a say in what happens to the embryos, experts say. On Thursday, news outlets reported that Loeb filed a lawsuit to stop Vergara from destroying the frozen embryos the couple created when they were together.


  13. San Bruno CA: May 14th 2015 - Skyline Student Recognition and Award CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Patch.com

    April 15, 2015 - The 14th Annual Student Recognition and Award Ceremony will award scholarships to over 200 students on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in the Theater, located in Building 1 at 3300 College Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066. A reception for the scholarship recipients and families will be held immediately following the program in the Student and Community Center, Building 6. Skyline College students will be presented with over 250 awards totaling more than $145,000 in scholarship funds.


  14. 1st Photo of Rare Monkey Proves It's Not ExtinctRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Live Science

    An African monkey thought to be extinct has been spotted again by researchers, who returned from a remote Congo forest in March with the first-ever photos of the rare red primate. Until this year, scientists hadn't seen the Bouvier's red colobus monkey in the wild since the 1970s.


  15. Wildflowers and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Indybay.org

    ... Rain does not cancel. Join us for walks and adventures this spring, through a very special forest above UC Santa Cruz that is threatened by UCSC's large-scale development plans. To learn more about efforts to protect this treasured place, visit ...


  16. Black Ops 3Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Watersblogged

    Source: www.eggplante.com --- Thursday, April 09, 2015The age that SnapChat is the tool that game publishers unveil blockbuster video game titles is not one we're thrilled to live in, but such is the hand we're given. Activision and developer Treyarch has posted a teaser trailer for the latest Call of Duty game, with its official reveal set for later this April.


  17. Supporting the HWY 6 at Their Second Court Appearance TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Indybay.org

    ... pictures! The March 3 highway blockade took place during the "96 Hours of Action" student demonstrations at UC Santa Cruz, which were organized to oppose education cuts, tuition increases, and the intersection with racist, institutional police ...


  18. Santa Cruz survey weighs homelessness reality, perceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... the academic development and implementation of the study. Pudup said the new work picks up where a 1980s UC Santa Cruz study looking at similar issues around homelessness left off. She said final results of the study will be tailored toward two ... 27 comments

  19. Radiation and Boredom: Manned Mars Mission Faces ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | SPACE.com

    Humanity has long dreamed of visiting Mars, and has made some progress toward that goal in recent decades. But a lot of logistical and biological problems still need to be worked out.


  20. Tom Karwin, On Gardening: Drought ushers in a new normal for gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Monterey County Herald

    ... the coming drought years with minimal care, and look great. Tom Karwin is president of the Friends of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum and a Lifetime UC Master Gardener (Certified 1999-2009). Visit ongardening.com for more information on gardening in a ...