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Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
June 16, 2016
  • Adar Eisenbruch and James Roney. Photo Credit: Sonia Fernandez

James Roney and Team find that in addition to generosity and trustworthiness, men value productivity when choosing unrelated male partners for cooperative ventures.

June 14, 2016
  • Blacktip reef shark

Doug McCauley and Team discover that shark traffic in a lagoon access channel on a remote Pacific island peaks just after dusk.

June 13, 2016
  • Deron Burkepile   Photo Credit: Allison Grisham

New work from a UCSB field ecologist and his microbiology colleagues shows how rising ocean temperatures are potentially lethal for coral reefs

June 2, 2016
  • Kenneth Kosik and Neha Rani   Photo Credit: Sonia Fernandez

UCSB neuroscience researchers identify a gene critical for human brain development and unravel how it works