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Extinct sabertooth cats were social, found strength in numbers

The sabertooth cat, one of the most iconic extinct mammals, was…
October 30, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Online bullying: A Common Problem

Nearly three in four teenagers say they were bullied online at…
October 2, 2008/by Andrew Tran

UCLA mathematicians discover 13-million digit prime number

The team identified the first Mersenne prime number with more…
September 27, 2008/by Andrew Tran

UCLA astronomer Andrea Ghez named MacArthur Fellow

Professor of physics and astronomy Andrea Ghez on Tuesday was…
September 23, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Study offers new insights into teenagers, anxiety disorders

Can scientists predict who will develop anxiety disorders years…
September 15, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Unique nanoscale droplets have cancer-fighting potential

The droplets produced by UCLA scientists are much smaller than…
September 3, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Scientists solve 30-year-old aurora borealis mystery

UCLA space scientists and colleagues have identified the mechanism…
July 24, 2008/by Andrew Tran

New U.S. Poet Laureate is two-time UCLA Graduate

Kay Ryan, who July 17 was named the poet laureate of the United…
July 17, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Scientists learn how what you eat affects your brain

In addition to helping protect us from heart disease and cancer,…
July 9, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Student blogs offer inside view of archaeology digs

From late June through July, undergraduates on UCLA archaeological…
June 25, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Serotonin: Does it affect our sense of fairness?

The neurotransmitter serotonin, which acts as a chemical messenger…
June 6, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Global warming will negatively impact tropical species, study shows

Global warming may affect the health of species living in tropical…
May 5, 2008/by Andrew Tran