Imperial Valley News
Los Angeles, California - How many researchers does it take to change a light bulb? And how many lives could they save by changing it?
Davis, California - Delta smelt are hard to find. Federally listed as threatened in 1993 and as endangered under the California Endangered Species Act in 2009, they are an iconic species for water issues in the state. But there’s one place where the fish can be found by the thousands - the Fish Conservation and Culture Laboratory at the University of California, Davis.
Stanford, California - From habitat protection and anti-cruelty laws to discourse about hunting and veganism, animals seem to get a lot of consideration in 21st-century Western culture.
Stanford, California - Sympathy is influenced by cultural differences, new Stanford research shows.
Stanford, California - Computer chips, solar cells and other electronic devices have traditionally been based on silicon, the most famous of the semiconductors, that special class of materials whose unique electronic properties can be manipulated to turn electricity on and off the way faucets control the flow of water.
Stanford, California - It has taken more than a million fine samples of aerodynamic force and airflow combined to determine what makes a hummingbird's wings so adept at hovering.