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California Sikh student kicked off bus for refusing to remove kirpan Oct 20, 11:55 am
Washington, Oct. 20 (ANI): A Sikh college student in California was kicked off a bus for wearing his faith.
Washington, August 20 (ANI): Missy Franklin, who is the first US female swimmer to win six gold medals at the World Championships in Barcelona, has reportedly decided to start her college life at the University of California, Berkeley.
Sumatran 'corpse flower' blooms and releases stench in US Aug 1, 10:42 am
Washington, August 1 (ANI): A corpse flower nicknamed Chanel has bloomed for the first time in the US and in the process has released a stench resembling a cross between rotting flesh and Limburger cheese.
US Homeland Security chief resigns to take up academic post Jul 13, 11:41 am
Johannesburg, July 13 (ANI): US Homeland Security chief Janet Napolitano has declared that she is resigning from the cabinet to take up a job in academics.
Global demand for oil will fall after peaking in 2100 Jul 11, 1:51 pm
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Global oil demand could rise through 2100 under a variety of scenarios such as for economic growth, population, efficiency gains and fuel substitution, a new study has predicted.
Visual attention affects activity in specific brain cells Jun 27, 4:31 pm
Washington, June 27 (ANI): New work at the University of California, Davis, shows for the first time what happens in the brain as we pay attention to an object.
Washington, June 21 (ANI): The death of individual species is not the only concern for biologists worried about animals going extinct, as researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have found that lack of new emerging species also contributes to extinction.
3-D map of blood vessels in brain constructed Jun 10, 3:07 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): Blood vessels within a sensory area of the mammalian brain loop connect in unexpected ways, a new 3-D map has revealed.
Herpes virus exploits immune response to cause infection Jun 7, 2:51 pm
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1), which affects an estimated 50 to 80 percent of all American adults, exploits an immune system receptor to boost its infectivity and ability to cause disease, according to researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and colleagues.
Ancient Romans could inspire durable modern concrete Jun 5, 2:04 pm
Washington, June 5 (ANI): An international team of geologists and engineers looking for a way to make concrete more durable and sustainable has found inspiration in the ancient Romans, whose massive concrete structures have withstood the elements for more than 2,000 years.
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a protein that is responsible for regulating blood vessel growth by mediating the efficient removal of cholesterol from the cells.
Women less charitable than men May 29, 4:10 pm
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Women are more likely than men to opt out of giving a charitable donation, a group of economists including an Indian-origin student have found.
Washington, May 28 (ANI): A new research has found that human foetal stem cell grafts improve both motor and sensory functions in rats suffering from a spinal cord injury.
Ethicists do not behave more morally than nonethicists May 27, 10:47 am
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Ethics professors do not engage in better moral behavior than other professors, and they are also no more likely than nonethicists to act according to values they espouse, according to researchers from the University of California, Riverside and Stetson University in Florida.
Now, waterproof fabric that drains sweat May 21, 11:45 am
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Bioengineers at the University of California, Davis have invented waterproof fabrics that whisk away sweat, using microfluidic technology.
Our emotions match music to colours May 17, 10:48 am
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Our brains are wired to make music-color connections depending on how the melodies make us feel, according to a new research from the University of California, Berkeley.
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Countries in which girls are commonly married before the age of 18 have significantly higher rates of maternal and infant mortality, a new study by an Indian origin researcher and her team has found.
Tumor-activated protein promotes cancer metastasis May 14, 10:27 am
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Researchers have found that cancers physically alter cells in the lymphatic system - a network of vessels that transports and stores immune cells throughout the body - to promote the spread of disease, a process called metastasis.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A new study led by researchers at the University of California, Santa Cruz, suggests that dietary flexibility may have been an important factor giving wolves and bears an edge over saber-toothed cats and cave lions.
Gene study reveals Europeans are one big family May 8, 10:39 am
Washington, May 8 (ANI): A modern-day person living in the United Kingdom shares ancestors with people across the Europe, according to a new study of the DNA of people from across the continent.
Lipsticks 'laced with toxic metals' May 3, 12:33 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley's School of Public Health detected lead, cadmium, chromium, aluminum and five other metals in lipsticks, some of which were found at levels that could raise potential health concerns.
Does antimatter exhibit antigravity? May 1, 11:02 am
Washington, May 1(ANI): Four University of California, Berkeley, physicists are trying to find out whether matter and antimatter are affected differently by gravity.
Oxygen cycle on early Earth may be more dynamic than thought Apr 25, 2:11 pm
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Biogeochemists at the University of California, Riverside has provided a new view on the relationship between the earliest accumulation of oxygen in the atmosphere, arguably the most important biological event in Earth history, and its relationship to the sulfur cycle.
London, April 22 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, have discovered that when we embark on a targeted search, various visual and non-visual regions of the brain mobilize to track down a person, animal or thing.
Most distant blazar may hold new mystery Apr 19, 2:17 pm
Washington, April 19 (ANI): New observations of the blazar known as PKS 1424+240 showed that it is the most distant known source of very-high-energy gamma rays, but its emission spectrum now appears highly unusual in light of the new data.
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