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If early intervention is key, then so is the ability to detect even the slightest sign of neurological damage. UC Berkeley neuroscientist William Jagust is using statistical and...
Our goal was to diagnose which species are vulnerable in the modern world, using the past as a guide,” said lead author Seth Finnegan, an assistant professor of...
Efforts to predict the emergence and spread of sudden oak death, an infectious tree-killing disease, have gotten a big boost from the work of grassroots volunteers. A joint study...
In an impassioned campus speech, former Vice President Al Gore urged nearly 400 UC Berkeley students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members to "stop tolerating the...
The asteroid that slammed into the ocean off Mexico 66 million years ago and killed off the dinosaurs probably rang the Earth like a bell, triggering volcanic eruptions around the...