On sweltering days you can fry an egg on them. But, now, Lawrence Berkeley Lab and UC Davis researchers are testing surfaces designed to make them cooler and safer.
UC Davis researchers are working to restore Olympia oysters' West Coast population, which has declined because of over-harvesting and pollution.
UC Davis veterinarians and physicians are researching cancer in pets and people to develop better treatments for both.
OlFactor Laboratories, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary of Avisio, Inc. acquired an exclusive license to patented technology from UC Riverside.
A Scripps Institution of Oceanography team captures gases emitted from Iceland's volcanoes to plumb the island's geologic roots and address hot scientific debates
Not only can dogs sniff out cancer in humans, but canine research at UC Davis' School of Veterinary Medicine may play a pivotal role for studies of human cancer at UC Davis Cancer Center. This feature was produced by KQED's QUEST, a multimedia series exploring Northern California science, environment and nature.
An international team of researchers, including those at the University of California, have developed rice varieties that can withstand up to two weeks of complete submergence.
New fire-safety guidelines take effect this year on new construction. What can you do to improve the safety of your house? A UC Cooperative Extension advisor offers tips.
UC scientists are working on alternatives to methyl bromide, which has been used for years as a soil fumigant, particularly in strawberry fields.