Finding the pathway to love
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Finding the pathway to love

Researchers study the effects of oxytocin, alcohol, methamphetamine on pair-bonding in Titi monkeys, prairie voles…

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UC Davis Sleep Lab looks into the correlation between sleep need and age
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UC Davis Sleep Lab looks into the correlation between sleep need and age

Study finds shorter sleep durations lead to a decrease in EEG waves In a recent…

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Make it dry, keep it dry
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Make it dry, keep it dry

UC Davis Horticulture Innovation Lab’s DryCard improves the health of communities by testing the dryness…

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Soil may save our climate
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Soil may save our climate

California scientists win major grant to study how to decrease greenhouse gasses using soil amendments.…

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Calling all tea lovers
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Calling all tea lovers

An interest in teapots grew into the Global Tea Initiative for the Study of Tea…

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UC Davis researchers discover nitrogen-fixing corn
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UC Davis researchers discover nitrogen-fixing corn

Indigenous corn in the Sierra Mixe can fix atmospheric nitrogen, diminishing the need for fertilizer…

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Finding a healthy load of iron
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Finding a healthy load of iron

Iron consumption in infants and youth shapes early development. As infants grow up, they take…

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Sea stars shine light on the urgency of climate change
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Sea stars shine light on the urgency of climate change

Alarming decrease of the sunflower sea star population associated with ocean warming A recent study…

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UC Davis Hosts Biodiversity Day
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UC Davis Hosts Biodiversity Day

The California Aggie explores some of the various museums and collections UC Davis will host…

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UC Davis-developed drug could improve outcomes for chemotherapy patients
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UC Davis-developed drug could improve outcomes for chemotherapy patients

Researchers have found a drug that can help prevent cancer from returning after chemotherapy Chemotherapy…

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Hummingbirds of a feather feed together
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Hummingbirds of a feather feed together

UC Davis researchers use tiny transponders and urban feeders to study hummingbird behavior Researchers at…

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Nutrition education for farming families
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Nutrition education for farming families

Gender-inclusive, agricultural and nutrition extension programs lead to healthier international farming communities. Nutrition is not…

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More than economics
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More than economics

Research reveals how increasing minimum wages can improve public health When the topic of income…

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Team Gunrock Wins the 2018 Amazon Alexa Prize
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Team Gunrock Wins the 2018 Amazon Alexa Prize

A team of UC Davis students wins the $500,000 prize for its chatbot Gunrock After…

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Plastic to Limit Cross-Contamination in Produce Bins
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Plastic to Limit Cross-Contamination in Produce Bins

A new plastic developed by UC Davis could prevent the spread of dangerous microorganisms. When…

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