UC Santa Cruz Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Illegal Marijuana Grow Busted in South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies eradicated an illegal marijuana grow, arrested a suspect and seized a stolen assault rifle from a University of California, Santa Cruz property on Friday. The firearm, recovered at a building at Mt.

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  2. VIMS professor wins international recognitionRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Faculty, staff, students, and family members of those involved in the marine science minor at William & Mary gathered at the Keck Environmental Lab on the shores of Lake Matoaka for a year-end celebration, including a cake with jellyfish and seahorses. William & Mary President Taylor Reveley announces the winners of the 2014 Thomas Ashley Graves, Jr. Awards for Sustained Excellence in Teaching during William & Mary's commencement ceremony.

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  3. UCSC humanities dean contributes to Time Magazinea s a 25 Moments That Changed AmericaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... why their moment was selected. One of the distinguished historians that Time contacted for the piece is UC Santa Cruz humanities dean Tyler Stovall, who is also currently president-elect of the American Historical Association. Stovall chose for his ...

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  4. Santa Cruz County Stories: UCSCa s Ralph Abraham keeps alive the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Books). Occupation: Retired professor of mathematics. He actually still teaches one quarter per year at UC Santa Cruz, where he has taught since 1968. He's known for his course 'Chaos, Fractals and the Arts,' which combines art history, computer ...

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  5. SpaceX Aims to Re-Launch Landed Rocket This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | SPACE.com

    The California-based company has successfully landed the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket during orbital launches four times in the past seven months. SpaceX eventually wants to re-fly such boosters, as a way to reduce the cost of spaceflight and further open the heavens to exploration.

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  6. Heart and mind of a champion: Olivia Weber continues to seek answers for mysterious illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Olivia Weber had aspirations of playing soccer at UC Santa Cruz but has been sidelined with an undiagnosed medical condition. Olivia Weber and her mother, Helen, had two of the best seats at Pratt & Whitney Stadium in East Hartford, Conn., in early April, when the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team treated fans to a 7-0 rout of Colombia.

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  7. Sun Makes Nervous Face with Hole in Its HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Live Science

    The sun has been making some anxious faces lately - but you'd be worried, too, if a huge hole had just opened up on your head. The sun's apparent nervousness crops up in photos captured over the past few days by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory ; you can see the gorgeous images compiled into a video here .

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  8. Baby stars grow big and strong by eating their own burst bubblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | New Scientist

    The same physics that makes mushroom clouds might play a key role in making the universe's most massive stars. According to simple equations, a star shouldn't be able to grow to more than 20 times the mass of the sun.

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  9. On Gardening: The future of genetic engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Monterey County Herald

    ... or another, should buy only foods that are labeled as organic. Tom Karwin is president of the Friends of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum, president of the Monterey Bay Area Cactus & Succulent Society, and a Lifetime UC Master Gardener. Visit ...

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  10. Home and Garden Digest, July 15, 2016: Floral design expert to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Monterey County Herald

    ... for a summertime walk and gardening talk 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 16, in the Alan Chadwick Garden at UC Santa Cruz. The two will discuss caring for summer crops including potatoes, peppers, eggplants, pole beans, leaf crops and alliums ...

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  11. Amtech Systems Inc. (ASYS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "AMTECH SYSTEMS, INC. is engaged in the manufacture of several items of capital equipment, one of which is patented, used by customers in the manufacture of semiconductors.

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  12. A recipe for revolution, with roots in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... focus toward events that extend beyond the East Bay, such as the "Decolonizing Foodways" on July 29-31 at UC Santa Cruz featuring Filipino cuisine traditions, a "Food From Across Africa" at San Francisco's Museum of the African Diaspora in June and ...

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  13. Team launches community competition to find how cancer changes a cell's RNARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... RNA species in a cancer cell is a particularly challenging task," says Josh Stuart, Professor at the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute and one of the challenge leaders. "RNA expression reflects much of the deranged complexity of the underlying cancer ...

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  14. International Team Launches Community Competition to Unravel How Cancer Changes a Cell's RNARead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Newswise

    ... RNA species in a cancer cell is a particularly challenging task," says Josh Stuart, Professor at the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute and one of the challenge leaders. "RNA expression reflects much of the deranged complexity of the underlying cancer ...

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  15. Spend some quiet time with giant redwoods in Felton, Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and see if you can pick out which is the tallest tree at 277 feet. Maybe you'll run into students from nearby UC Santa Cruz hiking or mountain biking on single-track trails. Or maybe you'll come across a neon yellow banana slug, the school's mascot ...

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  16. Nevada Union grad steps into tech world | TheUnion.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Union

    ... languages, and building increasingly complicated applications and products. Maxwell, 22, graduated from UC Santa Cruz last spring. She's moved back to Grass Valley after accepting a job with broadcast technology company Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, ...

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  17. Santa Cruz Shakespeare turns to a A Midsummer Nighta s Dreama to open a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... part – a new venue, the company's first new home after more than 30 years among the redwoods at UC Santa Cruz. The new venue is the Grove at Delaveaga Park and it has some similarities to the Glen at UCSC. Both involve something of a journey ...

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  18. PlayStation's Richard Marks, Funomena's Robin Hunicke join VRDC boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Gamasutra

    ... the annual Experimental Gameplay Workshop at GDC, and is also a Professor of Art, Games & Playable Media at UC Santa Cruz. She believes game developers can create novel, experimental games by designing for feeling. Ben Lang has held editorial ...

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  19. Research answers questions, asks moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Salinas Californian

    ... beds are in an experimental plot just outside of Watsonville, where scientists from Cal Poly SLO, UC Davis, UC Santa Cruz, USDA and the California Strawberry Commission are testing a variety of techniques to control diseases in strawberries. Last ...

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  20. 'Ghost Fish' Seen Live for First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Live Science

    Scientists spotted this ghostly fish in the deep waters of the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument, making it the first time anyone has seen a fish in the family Aphyonidae alive. The fish, part of the family Aphyonidae, was caught on camera during an ongoing National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration exploration by the ship Okeanos Explorer .

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