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UCI Researchers Map Oceanic Troughs Below Ice Sheets in West Antarctica

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Irvine, Calif., Jan. 18, 2017 – University of California, Irvine glaciologists have uncovered large oceanic valleys beneath some of the massive glaciers flowing into the Amundsen Sea in West Antarctica. Carved by earlier advances of ice during...
18-Jan-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI-Penn Study in Science Reveals Natural Process for Scar-Free Wound Healing

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Irvine, Calif., Jan. 5, 2017 — Scars are often the unwanted and permanent result of wound healing, but University of California, Irvine and University of Pennsylvania researchers have discovered a natural regeneration process that stimulates...
5-Jan-2017 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Revisiting the Flint, Michigan, Lead-in-Water Crisis a Year After Its State of Emergency

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Irvine, Calif., Jan. 5, 2017 – Last year, as media coverage of Flint, Michigan’s lead-in-water crisis developed, a cautionary tale emerged about the repercussions of cost-saving infrastructure changes and lax governmental oversight, and their...
5-Jan-2017 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI Introduces iRain Smartphone App

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Irvine, Calif., January 5, 2017– Climate researchers and weather forecasters get their rain data from a network of precipitation-sensing satellites that orbit Earth. iRain, a new mobile phone app developed by engineers at the University of...
5-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI Scientists Identify a New Approach to Recycle Greenhouse Gas

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Using a novel approach involving a key enzyme that helps regulate global nitrogen, University of California, Irvine molecular biologists have discovered an effective way to convert carbon dioxide (CO2) to carbon monoxide (CO) that can be adapted for...
22-Dec-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI Team to Play Key Role in National Study on How Physical Activity Benefits Health

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Irvine, Calif., Dec. 13, 2016 — With the support of a major National Institutes of Health initiative, University of California, Irvine pediatric researchers will lead an effort to study the molecular changes that occur in the body in response to...
13-Dec-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UCI Launches Center for Critical Korean Studies

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 12, 2016 — Building upon its strengths and reputation in critical theory and Korean studies, the University of California, Irvine is launching a Center for Critical Korean Studies. Funded by a 1 billion-won grant (about...
12-Dec-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

In a National First, UCI Injects Renewable Hydrogen Into Campus Power Supply

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Irvine, Calif., Dec. 6, 2016 — University of California, Irvine engineers have successfully implemented the first power-to-gas hydrogen pipeline injection project in the United States, demonstrating the use of excess clean electricity that would...
6-Dec-2016 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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