Nimbolide, a natural product found from the neem tree, acts as a recruiting molecule to limit cancer spread.
Berkeley’s new field station facilitates access to thousands in West Marin for those conducting ecological or other research.
Berkeley energy and river experts argue that investing in renewable technologies could be safer and cheaper than building large dams.
Neil Tsutsui's lab invites the public to join the scientific process through citizen science and outreach projects.
Coopertive Extension Specialist Matteo Garbelotto is on a mission to enlist citizen scientists to stomp out sudden oak death in California.
Research from alumnus Brandt Weary and professor Kipling Will has been featured in KQED’s Deep Look video series.
An unexpected connection between insulin receptor and gene expression opens new doors.
Professor Dan Kammen and California state Senator Scott Wiener have co-authored a New York Times op-ed.
A new study finds that in the Caribbean, independent island nations are less vulnerable to coral bleaching than island territories.
The new Center will explore how cannabis production impacts the environment and society, and how these impacts will evolve under new regulations.
An ambitious new multicampus consortium is seeking ways to capture billions of tons of carbon dioxide and bring net carbon emissions in California to zero by 2045.
Näär will co-lead a team developing new therapies for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, a liver disease impacting millions globally.
Heat trapped by greenhouse gases is raising ocean temperatures faster than previously thought, concludes an analysis of four recent ocean-heating observations.
Remote sensing data and census tract information reveal significant racial disparities in the adoption of rooftop solar photovoltaics.
New research highlights for the first time the widespread and deadly threat of the soil- and waterborne pathogen Phytophthora restoration sites.
Researchers from the College of Natural Resources and the College of Engineering are helping shape wildfire management strategies.
A recent study on lions and their habitats in Africa indicates that in order to save them, we need to invest resources in them now, before it is too late.
The “cost of reliability” for decentralized power systems could be extremely low in the future.
“Water pollution has declined dramatically, and the Clean Water Act contributed substantially to these declines,” said Joseph Shapiro, “So we were shocked to find that the measured benefit numbers were so low compared to the costs.”
Low-tech ways of improving soil quality on farms and rangelands worldwide could pull significant amounts of carbon out of the atmosphere and slow the pace of climate change, according to a new study.