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Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
October 18, 2016
  • An artist's concept of a zwitterionic molecule of the type secreted by mussels to prime surfaces for adhesion

In a development beneficial for both industry and environment, UC Santa Barbara researchers have created a high-quality coating for organic electronics that promises to decrease processing time as well as energy requirements.

September 15, 2016
  • Garibaldi swimming in kelp

$10 Million gift from Marc and Lynne Benioff establishes the Benioff Ocean Initiative to study and solve ocean issues.

August 15, 2016
  •   Sting looks at his brain scans at McGill University’s Montreal Neurological Institute. Photo Credit: OWEN EGAN

Brain scans of the musician Sting give UCSB neurologist Scott Grafton insight into how the rock star forges musical connections in his mind.

August 9, 2016
  • Indian parents with baby.

If you want your baby to love broccoli, you better love it, too, because that tiny human is watching you to learn which foods are good and bad.