University Of California: News
23 Jul 2022COVID-19
There is a link between children who contracted COVID-19 and subsequently showed signs of long COVID, a recent study found.
20 Jul 2021Pfizer
Researchers have found no evidence of the presence of Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines in breast milk suggesting that mRNA preventives are safe during lactation.
24 Jan 2021India
If your name is Kamala or Kamal, you're lucky today!
22 Jan 2021Washington DC
Nikhil Srivastava, a young Indian mathematician, has been named winner of the prestigious 2021 Michael and Sheila Held Prize along with two others for solving long-standing questions on the Kadison-Singer problem and Ramanujan graphs.
19 Jan 2021Rainfall
In the future, climate change will cause an uneven shifting of the tropical rain belt, leading to increased flooding in parts of India, a new study warns.
22 Sep 2020United States of America
With the world still scrambling to find a vaccine for coronavirus, experts have warned that the impending flu season could make matters worse.
10 Sep 2020San Francisco
With over two dozen fires raging across the US state of California, residents in the San Francisco area and neighboring regions are witnessing orange skies due to the smoke and ash.
28 Aug 2020San Francisco
In a major move, the US Food and Drug Administration has cleared a game-changing 'rapid antigen test' for COVID-19.
17 Aug 2020Tennis
America's Jennifer Brady clinched her first WTA title, defeating Swiss left-handed player Jil Teichmann 6-3, 6-4 in the Top Seed Open final on Sunday.
09 Aug 2020San Francisco
For months, it has been known that although the novel coronavirus is highly contagious, a large portion of infected individuals witnesses only mild or no symptoms.
13 Dec 2019Antarctica
For decades, scientists have wondered what lies beneath the ice sheets of Antarctica. Well, as per new findings, the White continent has been hiding a whole lot from us.
10 Sep 2019United States of America
Since, well, forever, humans have tried to find ways to make them look and feel younger; homemade face packs, makeup, botox, exercise, etc., which don't truly deliver the desired effect.
20 Aug 2019Tanzania
Polygamy in our society is often frowned upon, especially for women. In India, the practice is also largely illegal.
24 Jul 2019Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
AI has not only given us extremely capable technologies but also some problems to worry about.
06 Jul 2019India
In a rare feat, IAS officer Manish Ranjan of Jharkhand scored more than 100% in a course at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley.
02 Jul 2019India
In India, engineering is the most preferred professional course among youngsters.
19 May 2019Security
Google has long been asking users to enable its security tools for shielding all its services - from Gmail to Google Photos - from hacking attempts.
26 Apr 2019San Francisco
AI has wide applications but a group of scientists is using the technology for a noble cause - to give voice to those who can't speak.
13 Mar 2019United States of America
In one of the largest college admissions scams in the US, Felicity Huffman, Desperate Housewives star, was arrested on Tuesday.
15 Jan 2019YouTube
An athlete-student of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has become the talk of the town.
10 Dec 2018India
India's growth has been "very solid" over the past four years, IMF's Chief Economist Maurice Obstfeld said yesterday, praising the fundamental economic reforms like the GST and the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code carried out by the government.
10 Nov 2018India
Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetization are the two major headwinds that held back India's economic growth last year, the 23rd and former Reserve Bank of India Governor, Raghuram Rajan, said yesterday.
20 Oct 2018Supreme Court Of India
With Diwali just over a couple of weeks away, Delhi's air quality has dropped to the 'poor' category with a pollution cloud hanging over its head.
29 Jul 2018California
Three years ago, Indian-American prodigy Tanishq Abraham graduated from a California college when he was just 11, and made headlines globally.
17 Jul 2018India
With an aim to tap the huge market potential in pharmaceutical and allied industries, the Gujarat-based Ahmedabad University has collaborated with America's Rady School of Management at the University of California, San Diego to launch a Global Executive MBA degree in Pharmaceutical Management.
02 Jul 2018DNA
Up until now, researchers' attempts to understand the success of Homo sapiens over their less fortunate evolutionary uncles, the Neanderthals, literally involved studying a void i.e. the empty space in Neanderthal skulls.
28 Jun 2018Supreme Court Of India
Amul Thapar, an Indian-American legal luminary, is among the 25 shortlisted judges US President Donald Trump could nominate to replace Supreme Court Justice, Anthony Kennedy.
04 Jun 2018Mark Zuckerberg
Weeks after it was revealed that a British political firm Cambridge Analytica accessed millions of user data on Facebook, the social network company is now through another set of allegations by the New York Times.
18 May 2018Reddit
Three years ago, the netizens got bombed over the color of a dress.
25 Apr 2018California
Indian-American scientist Inder Verma, among the world's top authorities on cancer and gene therapy, has been placed on leave from California's prestigious Salk Institute for Biological Studies.
01 Mar 2018India
Bengaluru-based online home-rental network NestAway Technologies has raised $51mn (Rs. 333.1cr) from investors including Goldman Sachs and a joint venture firm of noted industrialist Ratan Tata.
07 Dec 2017Cancer
There're still many diseases for which we have no treatment yet. But what if we had already discovered the cure accidentally and didn't know about it?
27 Oct 2017Donald Trump
Indian-American billionaire John Kapoor has reportedly been arrested for illegally marketing opioids.
19 Sep 2017Washington DC
Thanks to media, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is more or less viewed as a 'pappu' by the public- someone who doesn't know what he's talking about.
12 Sep 2017India
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was at the University of California, Berkeley, yesterday to address students on 'India at 70: Reflections on the Path Forward'.
26 Aug 2017Technology
The UK Government has announced that the testing of semi-automated lorries on major British roads would be conducted by 2018-end.
24 Aug 2017Donald Trump
A science envoy to the US State Department is the latest high-profile associate to resign over President Donald Trump's response to a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
08 Aug 2017X
US President Donald Trump's dislike for the news media is no secret, he largely prefers Twitter for disseminating information.
21 Jul 2017Environment
Despite its extremely negative environmental impacts, plastic continues to be an inherent part of our lifestyle.
24 Jun 2017Chennai
Indian-origin academician Anantha Chandrakasan has been named dean of Massachusetts Institute of Technology's School of Engineering.
16 May 2017Health & Wellness
Californian researchers have discovered chemicals in wild plants that can act as anti-fertility agents by preventing the sperm from meeting the egg.
12 May 2017Health & Wellness
A study conducted by the University of California, San Francisco, and heartbeat measurement app Cardiogram concluded that the Apple Watch, when paired with an AI-based algorithm, can detect the most common abnormal heart rhythm with an accuracy of 97%.
27 Apr 2017Health & Wellness
Remember the final scene of the movie Black? Rani Mukherji teaches Amitabh Bachhan new words as he no longer remembers anything.
23 Oct 2016Technology
Scientists have developed a wearable patch resembling a tattoo which can be worn on the skin to detect alcohol-levels.