UCSB Science in the News

January 19, 2019

New insight into the mechanism of tau protein aggregation could lead to better in vitro models for neurodegenerative disease research

January 15, 2019

Hot dads may not look as manly, but they have a subtle edge.

January 12, 2019

The combination of too-frequent wildfires and drought amplified by climate change poses a growing threat to wildlands.

January 9, 2019

Observations from Gemini Observatory identify a key fingerprint of an extremely distant quasar, allowing astronomers to sample light emitted from the dawn of time.

Awards & Announcements

National Geographic awards geographer Kelly Caylor an ‘AI for Earth Innovation’ grant

Five UCSB professors are named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science