Latest University of California, Irvine Stories

2011-03-09 19:09:00

IRVINE, Calif. March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you think your backyard is too small to grow vegetables? Think again! The Orange County Great Park is pleased to present the Spring series of free workshops on sustainable home gardening.

2011-02-22 22:09:40

Getting more exercise, spending time outdoors and helping others are among the activities that can be as effective as drugs or counseling in treating an array of mental illnesses, including depression and anxiety.

2011-01-28 09:45:07

DNA, that marvelous, twisty molecule of life, has an alter ego.

2011-01-13 17:51:44

The reward systems at universities heavily favor science, math and engineering research at the expense of teaching, which can and must change.

2011-01-10 13:22:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Five medical research programs at local & national hospitals receive a total of $100,000 in donations from First Team Real Estate's "First in Our Hearts" charitable foundation and the company's owner and CEO, Cameron Merage.

2010-12-14 23:48:02

UC Irvine researchers have identified a novel mechanism in the brain that boosts memory.

2010-11-02 09:12:33

Oil and water don't mix, but add in some nanofibers and all bets are off.

2010-10-26 18:11:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orange County Great Park Board approved a plan to negotiate a partnership with The Scotts Company LLC to benefit educational and garden programming at the Park.

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