In very early life, sleep helps build the brain’s infrastructure, but it then takes on an entirely new decluttering role, research shows.
The ambitious paper illuminates the barriers to success that limited many of the city’s residents even before COVID-19 but have been exacerbated since the pandemic began.
500 UCLA students volunteer to provide academic support to K-12 students across L.A. County through the UCLA Pritzker Center for Strengthening Children and Families.
New research shows Californians who are in good health with little mental distress are more likely to consistently vote in local and national elections.
UCLA pulmonologist Reza Ronaghi explains how wildfires affect air quality and what precautions people can take.
UCLA’s Eric Fournier explains why the state’s infrastructure isn’t well suited for such extreme conditions — and what improvements are needed.
L.A. Sounds Now kicks off Oct. 6 with a talk between Tom Corson of Warner Records and Dean Eileen Strempel.
“It’s always wonderful to see UCLA recognized nationally, but it’s especially heartening at this challenging time,” Chancellor Gene Block said.
Researchers analyzing medical records detected an unexpected jump in respiratory illnesses at UCLA Health facilities at the end of last year.
UCLA researchers are making data available ahead of their typical publication in an effort to aid the state’s pandemic response.
Eighty-seven percent of those surveyed said they disagreed with the policy — including 71% of Republicans.
The two-minute music video is the result of a partnership between a UCLA-led consortium called More LA Smiles and Sesame Street in Communities.
Research revealed that over 88% of residents with temporary protected status are in the labor force, and that almost 11% are self-employed.
The unit “will help us build a safer, cleaner and more equitable city and world,” said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Inspired by Roosevelt’s Depression-era fireside chats, the Chilean American visual artist has created a program designed to address today’s America.
With a statewide moratorium on evictions set to expire, thousands of renters are at risk of losing their housing.
Scientists hope new decontamination methods can help overcome the shortage of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 crisis.
Researchers will use the space to build new generations of tiny devices, such as computer chips that mimic how the brain works and ultra high-efficiency batteries.
Areas to be avoided: Sunset Boulevard between Veteran and Hilgard avenues, parking structures 4 and 7, the intramural field and Drake Stadium.
Broad Stem Cell Research Center investigators are are channeling their specialized expertise to fight the novel coronavirus.
The projected undercount will disproportionately hurt the poor and people of color, UCLA researchers warn.
The online gathering was a unique opportunity for fledgling public policy experts to help make history.
The method saves time and money and doesn't require sacrificing endangered animals. All that’s needed is a few ounces of water from their habitat.
The grant to the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry comes from the Australia-based Minderoo Foundation.
Research brief: The findings highlight the need for better policies and data collection to prevent racial disparities from getting worse.