UCLA in the News

  • UCLA In the News February 16, 2017

    February 16, 2017

    The Los Angeles area braces for what could be the biggest storm of the season. Why aren’t there more Asian stars in Hollywood? And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 15, 2017

    February 15, 2017

    The Oroville Dam demonstrates that as climate shifts, so should water strategies. Why loving someone can hurt so much. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 14, 2017

    February 14, 2017

    How the Valentine’s Day heart got its shape. The moon is much older than previously thought. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 13, 2017

    February 13, 2017

    Metro can take you farther than ever, but ridership is dropping. Taking steps to protect and rehabilitate the unique ecosystem on the slopes of Mexico’s Sierra Madre. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 10, 2017

    February 10, 2017

    Is India a country or a continent? After juries punish officers, the penalties are often negotiated away. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 9, 2017

    February 09, 2017

    Immigrant day laborers could be an especially vulnerable worker population. A blood test might make a Parkinson’s disease diagnosis easier. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 8, 2017

    February 08, 2017

    Is your smartphone making you dumber? Is news of terrorist attacks underplayed? And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 7, 2017

    February 07, 2017

    Are mountain lions in Los Angeles dangerous predators or celebrity guests? Doctors must always be on alert for a serious disease, such as brain tumors, presenting as dizziness. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 6, 2017

    February 06, 2017

    Creating a safe space for California Dreamers. A UCLA study explores the safety and efficacy of using psychedelic drug therapy for mental health in individuals with life-threatening conditions. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 3, 2017

    February 03, 2017

    Political leanings and belief in false information about threats. The political risks of repealing Obamacare for the California GOP. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 2, 2017

    February 02, 2017

    Proposed California law would make trips to the beach more affordable for families. Divisive policies and their affect on economic growth. And more.

  • UCLA In the News February 1, 2017

    February 01, 2017

    Immigration crackdown is dangerous for workers, not just immigrants. The scientific benefit of Groundhog Day. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 31, 2017

    January 31, 2017

    Loneliness harms people on a cellular level. Trump was legally justified to fire Sally Yates. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 30, 2017

    January 30, 2017

    Los Angeles cops say enforcing immigration laws could hurt crime solving. President Trump’s executive order on immigration could hold up to legal scrutiny. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 27, 2017

    January 27, 2017

    What powers do sanctuary cities have against Trump? Immigration laws usually override environmental ones when it comes to border walls. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 26, 2017

    January 26, 2017

    Get an exclusive look at the Hammer Museum’s dramatic new master plan. One town’s quest to join the technological revolution. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 25, 2017

    January 25, 2017

    Oscar nominations show greater diversity, but will the trend continue? What exactly is in your sushi? And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 24, 2017

    January 24, 2017

    A wolf-sized otter once swam the waters of ancient China. The Oscars are less white, but where are the Latinos? And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 23, 2017

    January 23, 2017

    After the success of the Women’s March, a question remains: What’s next? How the creator of “Insecure” is portraying the sexy side of South Los Angeles. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 20, 2017

    January 20, 2017

    Will we have cheaper and better insurance for all? What “intersectional feminism” means. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 19, 2017

    January 19, 2017

    The nation’s priciest home for sale is a Bel-Air mega-mansion. The first sighting of a black hole. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 18, 2017

    January 18, 2017

    A bill that would ban ethnic studies and social justice classes revives a debate about what it means to be a multicultural nation. Scientists spot a massive wave in Venus’ atmosphere. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 17, 2017

    January 17, 2017

    UCLA researchers are taking the “manakin” challenge. The air pollution that plagues Beijing and other cities can have short-term and long-term health consequences. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 13, 2017

    January 13, 2017

    A woman received lifesaving lung transplant surgery, thanks to a “Star Wars” actor and a UCLA surgeon. The moon is much older than scientists thought. And more.

  • UCLA In the News January 12, 2017

    January 12, 2017

    A UCLA study has found mislabeling of fish at sushi restaurants. UCLA researchers have come up with a new design that could offer phones unlimited bandwidth. And more.

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