Imperial Valley News
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 19:42
- Written by IVN
Sacramento, California - Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring Women's Military History Week:
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 13:52
- Written by Sandy Hall
Los Angeles, California - The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television and the University of Southern California's Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and School of Cinematic Arts will host their fifth annual "Transforming Hollywood" symposium on Friday, April 4, at UCLA's James Bridges Theater.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 13:46
- Written by Enrique Rivero
Los Angeles, California - New UCLA research suggests that the more muscle mass older Americans have, the less likely they are to die prematurely. The findings add to the growing evidence that overall body composition - and not the widely used body mass index, or BMI - is a better predictor of all-cause mortality.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 13:37
- Written by Karen A. Lefkowitz
Los Angeles, California - Using a cutting-edge research technique, UCLA researchers have reconstructed the temperature history of a region that plays a major role in determining climate around the world.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 13:32
- Written by IVN
Los Angeles, California - A new procedure at Keck Medicine of USC may give people with severe, uncontrolled asthma a much-needed breath of life. The medical center is among the first in the United States to offer bronchial thermoplasty, an outpatient treatment that provides long-lasting control of this chronic disease.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 11:59
- Written by IVN
Imperial, California - Stanford has created a summer scholarship program designed to boost the academic skills of veterans enrolled in community colleges who plan to transfer to four-year universities.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 11:56
- Written by Clifton B. Parker
Palo Alto, California - The National Security Agency's mass surveillance of telephone metadata could yield detailed information about the private lives of individuals far beyond what the federal government claims, according to new Stanford research.
- Created on Sunday, 16 March 2014 11:45
- Written by Anne Trafton, MIT
Cambridge, Massachusetts - Plants have many valuable functions: They provide food and fuel, release the oxygen that we breathe, and add beauty to our surroundings. Now, a team of MIT researchers wants to make plants even more useful by augmenting them with nanomaterials that could enhance their energy production and give them completely new functions, such as monitoring environmental pollutants.
- New view of tumors’ evolution
- U.S. - Libya Higher Education Task Force
- USS KIDD Expands Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 into Indian Ocean
- Death of Chinese Activist Cao Shunli
- Secretary of State John Kerry to Host Town Hall for University Students
- Mexican-Americans suffer worse outcomes after stroke
- Gestational diabetes may raise risk for heart disease in midlife
- Task Force Report Highlights Problem of Human Trafficking of US Women and Girls
- NIH urges older Americans to protect their kidneys
- Two surgeries for pelvic prolapse found similarly effective, safe