UCLA-led research finds human-generated greenhouse gases are responsible for the troubling changes in the upper atmosphere.
Their newly developed method could bolster efforts to protect lives and property in some of the world’s most disaster-prone areas.
A UCLA-led study looks at how water might be formed by planets across the galaxy and why Earth-like planets may be common.
UCLA scientists have discovered that minerals were being produced through reactions with water more than 4.5 billion years ago.
UCLA researchers say climate change could accelerate slightly if dust levels stop climbing.
A new UCLA study could help scientists better understand threats to birds — and their ability to adapt.
The findings suggest that disaster planning efforts consider whether nearby faults are capable of producing this type of temblor, which can be more damaging.
Donna Elbert’s predictions about planetary magnetic fields deserve recognition, say UCLA researchers who have built on her work.
UCLA-led research on a white dwarf 86 light-years from Earth sheds light on the systemic chaos that occurs when a star dies.
The rapid downpours, which can affect satellites and space travel, result from whistler waves affecting Earth’s magnetosphere, scientists say.
Eight young UCLA professors are among 118 scientists and scholars selected today to receive the awards.
The research focuses on the factors contributing to a key climate variable called vapor pressure deficit.
Professor emeritus Bruce Runnegar was part of the team that got to the bottom of the situation.
Scientists used machine learning to analyze decades’ worth of weather data from around the world.
Scientists confirm that electrons responsible for the northern lights hitch a ride on electromagnetic waves streaming toward Earth at up to 45 million mph.
The study is the first to combine information about processes both on the surface of the Earth and at the tectonic level.
Fifteen years of radar measurements by a UCLA-led team have provided critical data for understanding many of the planet’s fundamental properties.
The founding director of the Joint Institute for Regional Earth System Science and Engineering died March 20.
The one-two punch impairs corals’ ability to form exoskeletons and grow, UCLA-led research finds.
The association, which is the world’s largest scientific society, honored the UCLA faculty members for their efforts to advance science or its applications.
Clarivate released its annual list of the most highly cited researchers, which includes dozens of UCLA researchers across various disciplines.
Nobel Prize winner Andrea Ghez will deliver the event’s keynote talk, focusing on her research about black holes.
Dust from as far away as Saudi Arabia is carried by winds to the Himalayan snowpack, where it accelerates glacial warming and snowmelt, scientists say.
Scientists are not predicting that a volcanic eruption or earthquake is imminent, but the study revealed uncommon activity for the region.
Previous simulations suggested that astronauts on the surface would be safe during a full moon while it resides within the magnetosphere.