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2015-03-02 12:23:54

Has it ever been so quiet that you could actually hear a pin drop? Scientists have figured out why you can hear such a faint sound using bullfrogs' ear hair. Nice.

2015-02-23 16:30:37

New leader joins Geisinger from UCLA Health System in Los Angeles DANVILLE, Pa., Feb.

2015-02-17 08:39:23

Long Beach Resident Anita Herrera Hamilton, Ph.D.

2015-02-06 20:21:48

Animators on the spectrum present Life, Animated author Ron Suskind with inspiring video during UCLA's Open Mind Lecture Tuesday. SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-03 16:22:52

UCLA Health System, Memorial Health System, and Sparrow Health System earn national recognition for improvements in care quality and efficiency WASHINGTON, Feb.

2015-01-27 12:28:28

BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday, January 31 marks the 42(nd) Annual Annie Awards(TM) recognizing the year's best in animation.

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2015-01-22 14:42:29

UCLA scientists researching bone-loss prevention strategies are set to begin trail that will ultimately see rodents sent up to the International Space Station.

Saimiri vanzolinii
2015-01-14 16:56:00

Thanks to an extensive research effort by a large international team, endangered monkeys in the Amazon have been found to be much more diverse than previously thought.

2015-01-11 23:01:33

Cinema and Media Studies students at UCLA get access to cutting-edge technology through the Intel® Software Academic Program. (PRWEB) January 11, 2015


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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