Latest University of California, Irvine Stories

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.

2010-10-20 10:37:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Is America obsessed with beauty? This controversial question is thoroughly explored, exposed and dissected in the compelling documentary produced by filmmaker Darryl Roberts.

Word of the Day
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.