Does the impossible burger promise an impossible future?
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Does the impossible burger promise an impossible future?

Plant-based meat product may have better environmental, health impacts In 2011, Patrick Brown founded Impossible…

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Using light to see the brain
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Using light to see the brain

New research improves noninvasive brain imaging What might a stroke patient, a drowning person, and…

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Tracking violence from police encounters
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Tracking violence from police encounters

Half of threatening encounters end with violence, racial bias exists Chris Smith, an assistant professor…

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Native-born mothers in US show higher infant mortality rates
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Native-born mothers in US show higher infant mortality rates

California researchers find that several factors, including social experiences, can negatively impact pregnancies Researchers at…

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The pain project at UC Davis
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The pain project at UC Davis

How design might help the opioid crisis Depression. Migraines. Broken bones. Pain can take many…

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Team Gunrock competes in Amazon’s Alexa Prize Challenge
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Team Gunrock competes in Amazon’s Alexa Prize Challenge

UC Davis students build improved social bot Currently, most chatbots are task-oriented. They can answer…

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No Clucks Given for Backyard Birds
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No Clucks Given for Backyard Birds

A UC Davis study found regulations for keeping, maintaining chickens are lacking in many areas…

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Motherhood in the academy
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Motherhood in the academy

Despite challenges, mothers in academia continue to thrive A recent article in “The Scientific American”…

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The peculiar case of koala gut biomes
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The peculiar case of koala gut biomes

Disruption of koala microbes raise questions for microbial biologists A recent study from the Jonathan…

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Startup Class to Japa Mafia
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Startup Class to Japa Mafia

Class for aspiring entrepreneurs can help students create small businesses Creating a business venture from…

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Human amygdala growth different in cases of autism
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Human amygdala growth different in cases of autism

Critical region for emotion and social cues shows decline in cell numbers in autism, increase…

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Yeast Originated in China
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Yeast Originated in China

Large-scale genomic survey of S. cerevisiae genome provides new information on evolution, origin of yeast…

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Paying attention to long-term meditation
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Paying attention to long-term meditation

UC Davis study shows the long-term benefits of meditation training on sustained attention, age-related cognitive…

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The waters beneath our feet
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The waters beneath our feet

Studying groundwater to protect health, water needs of the future Water has been a precious…

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PLASMA at UC Davis celebrates first year with Demo Day
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PLASMA at UC Davis celebrates first year with Demo Day

Entrepreneurship program culminated 12-week program with event for companies, investors Curing breast cancer, keeping Unitrans…

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