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U.S. Civil War illustrates costs and benefits of diversity

Diversity can create many outcomes, say two UCLA economists who…
January 13, 2009/by Andrew Tran

Discover magazine names two UCLA faculty among “brightest people alive”

Mathematics professor Terence Tao and assistant professor of…
December 4, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Plate tectonics started over 4 billion years ago, geochemists report

A new picture of the early Earth is emerging, including the surprising…
November 26, 2008/by Andrew Tran

Two UCLA students named Rhodes Scholars for 2009

A UCLA senior and a recent graduate have been chosen as winners…
November 24, 2008/by Andrew Tran

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