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2013-07-29 10:55:36

Aiming to quell heated national debate about gun control with factual answers, two UC Irvine mathematicians have designed parameters to measure how to best prevent both one-on-one killings and mass shootings in the United States.

2013-05-30 12:12:30

Mexican American mothers’ formal immigration status influences the educational achievement of their children and even their grandchildren.

2013-05-15 23:21:08

The new UC Irvine Health site is powered by the MedTouch Healthcare Accelerator Framework for Sitecore and incorporates more than one thousand pages of content.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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